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Tree Seed Germination - Tree Seeds and Proper Germination
There are a number of important reasons a tree seed refuses to germinate under artificial conditions. Two major causes for unsuccessful tree seed germination ...
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Scarification of Tree Seed - Forestry - About.com
Scarification is the artificial way to prepare hard seed coats for germination. There are three methods or treatments that will usually make seed-coats permeable ...
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Germinating and Planting Common Tree Seeds - Forestry - About.com
Pecan - A pecan does not fall into dormancy like other hickories and can be planted at any time with the expectation that the embryo will germinate. Still, the ...
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Seeds That Need Light to Germinate - Gardening - About.com
Some plant seeds actually need exposure to light, to germinate well. Burying them too deeply may mean they don't have the energy to make it above soil level.
http://gardening.about.com/od/seedstarting/a/Seeds-That-Need-Light-For-Good-Germination.htm
Speeding Up the Germination Process - Botany - About.com
Learn more about seed priming and its methods, which is used by experts to achieve faster and better seed germination.
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Stratification of Tree Seed for Proper Germination - Forestry - About ...
Stratification - Many dormant tree seeds need to be "after-ripened" before they can germinate. This is the most common cause of seeds failing to germinate.
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Germination Rates of Common Grass Seed - Lawn Care - About.com
Several factors will determine the germination rate of grass seed. Air temperature , soil to seed contact, , presence and consistency of moisture and, age and ...
http://lawncare.about.com/od/typesofgrass/qt/Grass-Seed-Germination-Rates.htm
Propagate Beech Tree Seed - Forestry - About.com
So, beech seeds need to overcome dormancy and requires cold stratification for prompt and complete germination. The seeds may take a combination of ...
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Collecting and Preparing a Sycamore Seed for Planting - Forestry
Germination will take place over approximately 15 days and a 4" seedling will develop in less than 2 months under optimal conditions. These new seedlings ...
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Propagate Pine Tree Seed - Forestry - About.com
Seeds of most pines in temperate climates are shed in the autumn and germinate promptly the next spring. Seeds of most pines germinate without treatment, but ...
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