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Dormancy and germination in two Australian native species (Acacia aneura and Rhodanthe floribunda)

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Paul Theophile Epee Misse
» doi: 10.33472/AFJBS.1.2.2019.55-59


In the laboratory of plant physiology of the University of Queensland (Gatton Campus), a seed germination experiment was undertaken on seeds of two Australian native plant species – Rhodanthe floribundato and Acacia aneura. Most Acacia, including A. aneura exhibit a physical dormancy due to the waxy coat covering the seed.

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