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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.
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Scarification of Tree Seed for Proper Germination - Forestry - About ...
Scarification - The hard protective coating on some tree seed is nature's way of protecting the seed. But hard coats on some hard seeded species actually inhibit  ...
http://forestry.about.com/od/treeplanting/qt/scarification.htm
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 ...
http://forestry.about.com/od/treeplanting/qt/seed_pine.htm
How to Sprout Palm Trees From Seed, Step by Step
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.
http://houseplants.about.com/od/propagatingyourplants/a/How-To-Sprout-Palm-Trees-From-Seed.htm
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.
http://forestry.about.com/od/treeplanting/qt/stratification.htm
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 (70F).
http://forestry.about.com/od/treeplanting/qt/seed_beech.htm
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 ...
http://forestry.about.com/od/treeplanting/qt/seed_hickory.htm
Germinating and Propagating Tree Seed - Forestry - About.com
A tree can reproduce itself either sexually, with seed, or by asexual cell division. Let look at how trees make and disperse seed.
http://forestry.about.com/od/tree_seed/
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 ...
http://forestry.about.com/od/treeplanting/qt/seed_elm.htm
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  ...
http://forestry.about.com/od/treeplanting/qt/seed_walnut.htm
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