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Germinating pokeberry seed (Phytolacca americana L.)Author(s): Arnold Krochmal
Source: Research Note NE-114. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThe seeds of pokeberry (Phytolacca americana L.) can be germinated successfully by storing them dry over winter and then nicking them with a needle to break the seed coat, followed by germination treatment at about 75ºF.
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CitationKrochmal, Arnold. 1970. Germinating pokeberry seed (Phytolacca americana L.). Research Note NE-114. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
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