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Enhancement of Seed Germination and Seedling Growth of Lenten rose

  title={Enhancement of Seed Germination and Seedling Growth of Lenten rose},
  author={L. Moore},
Seed production of Lenten rose (Helleborus × hybridus) allows for lower propagation costs but significant difficulties occur due to poor germination. These difficulties are due to some form of morphophysiological dormancy requiring a specific combination of warm and/or cold stratification to break dormancy. The objectives of this experiment were to determine the number of weeks of warm followed cold stratification to increase germination rate, shorten time to germination, and increase… Expand

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