Primary dormancy and annual dormancy cycles in seeds of six temperate wetland sedges

Date

1997

Authors

Schutz, W.

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Abstract

Seed germination dormancy of six temperate zone wetland sedges were studied. Conditions of temperature and light were altered to study the effects on germination. From this study, it was shown that a seed bank can be maintained for these six species in these fluctuating conditions.

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p. 75-85

Keywords

wetlands, estuaries, dormancy, germination, aquatic plants

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