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The relationship between ions, vigour and salinity tolerance of Acacia seeds
Author(s): S. Rehman, P. J. C. Harris, W. F. Bourne and J. Wilkin
Publication Type: Article
Journal: Plant and Soil
Article Topic(s): Germination,Stress
Research Setting(s): Laboratory
Species Referenced: Vachellia farnesiana (Huisache),
AbstractAnalyzes the relationship between salinity tolerance, potassium and calcium ions, and vigor on the germination of Acacia seeds. The results are used to develop a quick screening test for salt tolerance of Acacia seeds.
Suggested CitationS. Rehman, P. J. C. Harris, W. F. Bourne and J. Wilkin. "The relationship between ions, vigour and salinity tolerance of Acacia seeds." Plant and Soil 220.1-2 (2000): 229-233.