Light during stratification hastens dark-germination of loblolly pine seed

  • Authors: McLemore, B. F.
  • Publication Year: 1964
  • Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
  • Source: Forest Science


The amount of light that Pinus taeda L. seeds require for germination is reduced by cold moist stratification aimed at breaking seed dormancy. Irradiation with white light during stratification further fulfills the light requirement of these seeds.

  • Citation: McLemore, B. F. 1964. Light during stratification hastens dark-germination of loblolly pine seed. Forest Science.10(3). p. 348-349.
  • Posted Date: March 22, 2022
  • Modified Date: March 22, 2022
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