Articles related to seed propagation
Tree Seed Germination - Tree Seeds and Proper Germination
Some trees can easily be grown from seed but, for some trees, it may be much quicker and easier to propagate them from cuttings. Seed propagation can be a ...
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 ...
Propagate Hickory Tree Seed - Forestry - About.com
The hickory tree nut is generally considered to exhibit embryo dormancy and needs stratification. The common treatment is to stratify the nuts in a moist medium ...
Propagate Beech Tree Seed - Forestry - About.com
Seeds of beech can be stored for at least 6 years without loss of viability by first drying the seeds to a moisture content of 8 to 10% at room temperature (70°F).
Can You Grow Apples From Seeds? Would You Want To?
Why Not Grow Apples From Seed? Apples do not reproduce true to type, meaning that the tree from the seed will produce apples that are almost certain to be ...
Propagate Elm Tree Seed - Forestry - About.com
Under natural conditions, elm seeds that ripen in the spring usually germinate in the same growing season. Seeds that ripen in the fall germinate in the following ...
Propagate Black Walnut Tree Seed - Forestry - About.com
A walnut is generally considered to exhibit embryo dormancy. The common treatment is to stratify the nuts in a moist medium at 33 to 50 degrees F for two or ...
How to Sprout Palm Trees From Seed, Step by Step - Houseplants
It's best to use fresh palm seeds if possible because they tend to sprout more readily. To test if a palm tree seed is viable, drop it into a bowl of warm water.
Propagate Persimmon Tree Seed - Forestry - About.com
Natural germination of common persimmon usually occurs in April or May, but 2- to 3-year delays have been observed. The main cause of the delay is a seed ...
Collecting and Preparing a Sycamore Seed for Planting - Forestry
Collecting and preparing a sycamore to grow from seed is relatively easy but needs to be done correctly. This resource shows you how to prepare and properly ...