The dormancy of seed potatoes. 2. The effect of storage temperature

@article{Hutchinson2006TheDO,
  title={The dormancy of seed potatoes. 2. The effect of storage temperature},
  author={Robert W Hutchinson},
  journal={Potato Research},
  year={2006},
  volume={21},
  pages={267-275}
}
Seed potatoes harvested immature or mature were stored under various temperature treatments and the time to the start of sprout growth recorded. Immature tubers sprouted before mature tubers. A period of storage at 4°C compared with ambient temperature resulted in earlier sprouting. The response to low temperature storage decreased the later the tubers were… CONTINUE READING