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- Hardegree, S.P.; Van Vactor, S.S.
- Annals of botany 2000 v.85 no.3 pp. 379
- Poa secunda, etc ; Elymus lanceolatus; Poaceae; Elymus elymoides; seed germination; seedling emergence; seed treatment; field experimentation; ambient temperature; plant competition; planting date; Pseudoroegneria spicata; species differences; Show all 13 Subjects
- ... Seed priming may enhance establishment success of cool-season range grasses which must compete with annual weeds for early spring moisture. Previous priming studies have confirmed germination rate enhancement for these species but relative treatment effects under field-temperature conditions have not been assessed. We primed seeds of thickspike wheatgrass [Elymus lanceolatus(Scribn. and J. G. Smit ...