An improved technique for the germination of strawberry seeds

@article{Wilson2004AnIT,
  title={An improved technique for the germination of strawberry seeds},
  author={D. Wilson and Anne L. Goodall and Jane Reeves},
  journal={Euphytica},
  year={2004},
  volume={22},
  pages={362-366}
}
SummaryHigh levels of germination have been achieved by sowing strawberry seeds on the surface of a peatbased compost and then placing the boxes in a mist-propagation unit. With this technique time-consuming pre-chilling treatments can be avoided without loss of germination. The few cultivars that do not respond adequately to these conditions can be further stimulated by pre-soaking the seed in 5000 ppm CEPA (‘Ethrel’) for 24 hours. 

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