[NAFEX] Jujube Seeds - stratification
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Mon Nov 4 17:42:39 EST 2002
In my experience, seed of named jujube cultivars may not be viable, even
A grower in our areas uses seed set on suckers that emerge below the
graft union. Such seedling rootstock shoots are very thorny and produce
small fruit, but the seeds are 100% viable.
The grower places the seed in a vice and slowly squeezes the seed until
the hard covering cracks. As I recall, this seed will germinate
immediately if provided bottom heat is apply, even without previously
San Diego, CA
Lon J. Rombough wrote:
>Easiest way is to go ahead and stratify them. Put them in moist peat (not
>soggy) in a ziploc bag in the refrigerator. Then plant them in spring.
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