Articles related to seed propagation
A Guide to Preparing Tree Seeds for Planting - Forestry - About.com
How to properly collect seed from trees, prepare them for optimum germination and planting to grow a seedling.
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 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).
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 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 ...
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 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Germinating and Propagating Tree Seed - Forestry - About.com
Find out more on how tree seeds are collected, how the seeds are prepared for germination and how they are planted in a nursery bed.