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Author(s):Stier, John C.
Author Affiliation:Department of Horticulture, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Title:Pump up that seed: Priming and pregermination
Column Name:Gazing in the grass
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Source:The Grass Roots. Vol. 27, No. 3, May/June 1998, p. 31, 33-35.
Publishing Information:Madison, WI: Wisconsin Golf Course Superintendents Association.
# of Pages:4
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Plant physiology; Pregermination; Recommendations; Seed germination; Seed priming; Seeding time; Soil warming systems
Abstract/Contents:Describes the difficulties involved with seed germination, which is an irreversible process. Gives details on the germination process, and emphasizes the importance of heating the soil during germination. Differentiates seed priming from pregermination and lists results done on the long-term shortage on germination of primed Kentucky bluegrass seed.
See Also:Other items relating to: PREGRM
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Stier, J. C. 1998. Pump up that seed: Priming and pregermination. Grass Roots. 27(3):p. 31, 33-35.
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