Articles related to tree 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 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 ...
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.
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.
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).
How to Sprout Palm Trees From Seed, Step by Step - Houseplants
Air layering, cuttings, and division are for the most part not effective when starting palm trees. Instead, usually the only way to start a palm tree is from 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...