Germination capacity of five polar Caryophyllaceae and Poaceae species under different temperature conditions

A compilation of the literature relating to the germination of five species of polar vascular plants, Cerastium alpinum, Colobanthus quitensis, Silene involucrata, Deschampsia antarctica and Poa annua, indicates that optimal temperature conditions for seed germination have never been identified for some of them, and the results reported for the remaining… CONTINUE READING