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APG Clade: EUDICOTS - CORE EUDICOTS - ASTERIDS - EUASTERIDS I
APG Order: Solanales
APG Family: CONVOLVULACEAE
Kew Family: CONVOLVULACEAE
Genus: Ipomoea
Species Epithet: murucoides
Species Author: Roem. & Schult.


Storage Behaviour

Storage Behaviour: Orthodox
Storage Conditions: 100 % viability following drying to mc's in equilibrium with 15 % RH and freezing for 55 days at -20C at RBG Kew, WP

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Germination

  1. 100 % germination (seeds sown: 10); pre-sowing treatments: scarification (seed coat partially removed with scalpel. seed coat chipped); germination medium: 1% agar; germination conditions: light 8/16; 20°C; 6 days; (RBG Kew, Wakehurst Place)
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Literature Cited
  1. RBG Kew, Wakehurst Place.
  2. RBG Kew, Wakehurst Place; material provided by Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico.
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