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The effect of tetrazolium and rubbing on dormancy breaking in Beans

By: Safia Gul, Zainab Naz, Hameed Ur Rehman

Key Words: Tetrazolium, Rubbing, Dormancy breaking, Beans.

Int. J. Biosci. 12(2), 275-279, February 2018.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12692/ijb/12.2.275-279

Certification: ijb 2018 0255 [Generate Certificate]

Abstract

Seed dormancy is a resting condition of plant seeds that control germination under extreme environmental conditions. True dormancy is due to conditions in the seed that prevent germination in normally ideal conditions. Tatrazolinm is a chemical which has an effect on breaking dormancy, another way of breaking the seed dormancy is a mechanical method like rubbing the seed in laboratory trial the seed of red bean, white bean, gram seed and corn showed 50, 50% results by means of treatment of tatrazolinum and after rubbing the seeds showed 0% in (corn) and (red bean) 80% in (white bean) and 90% in (gram seed). These treatments affect the seed germination.

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The effect of tetrazolium and rubbing on dormancy breaking in Beans

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Safia Gul, Zainab Naz, Hameed Ur Rehman.
The effect of tetrazolium and rubbing on dormancy breaking in Beans.
Int. J. Biosci. 12(2), 275-279, February 2018.
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