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APG Clade: EUDICOTS - CORE EUDICOTS - ASTERIDS - EUASTERIDS II
APG Order: Asterales
APG Family: ASTERACEAE
Kew Family: COMPOSITAE
Genus: Ambrosia
Species Epithet: cordifolia
Species Author: (A.Gray) W.W.Payne


Storage Behaviour

Storage Behaviour: Orthodox
Storage Conditions: Long-term storage under IPGRI preferred conditions at RBG Kew, WP

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Germination

  1. 60 % germination (seeds sown: 10); pre-sowing: mechanical manipulation (other covering structure (not seed coat) removed or partially removed. covering structure removed); germination medium: 1% agar; germination conditions: light 8/16; 20C; 21 days; ; (RBG Kew, Wakehurst Place)
  2. 86 % germination (seeds sown: 15); pre-sowing: surgical (seed coat removed completely. testa removed); germination medium: 1% agar; germination conditions: light 12/12; 26C; ; (RBG Kew, Wakehurst Place)
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Literature Cited
  1. RBG Kew, Wakehurst Place.
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