germinate


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Related to germinate: germanite, hurtle
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Synonyms for germinate

Synonyms for germinate

produce buds, branches, or germinate

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I wanted to burn our newly purchased north-Florida piney woods to encourage the longleaf pine to germinate, but his early experience in Pennsylvania's hardwood forests had taught him that fire is the enemy.
They, and carrots, are the easiest to germinate from seeds and that's why they're often used in local school projects.
However, they did not germinate when placed on a transgenic tomato incapable of making ethylene, the researchers report in the July 5 PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES.
We wait with baited breath for seeds to germinate and for flowers to bloom.
Specifically, the new technique, which regulates temperature conditions, can germinate buried seeds in a tank.
If they're not planted and the weather cools, the soil is too moist, and the seeds won't germinate,'' he says.
But given that fire helps longleaf to germinate and thrive, Musselman immediately initiated prescribed burning.
paradoxus seeds will germinate in 3-7 days when incubated in low light at 25[degrees]C.
PARSLEY seed is slow to germinate and if soil dries out it may never sprout.
Perhaps the answer is wherever possible to leave them be, unless able to replicate the conditions that encouraged the plant to germinate naturally.
The first thing is to know your limitations, as there is no use spending lots of money on seeds needing oceans of heat and perfect, almost laboratory, conditions to get them to germinate.
Mind you, with these three plants in mind, it doesn't really matter because they will germinate naturally out-ooors where they have fallen and can often be transplanted t he following spring.
The interesting thing about mustard seeds, you see, is that given enough water, they can germinate at any time of year.
These spores can settle, germinate and grow wherever good growth conditions are found.