Browsing Journal of Range Management, Volume 24, Number 1 (January 1971) by Authors
Imbibition by Alkali Sacaton SeedsKnipe, O. D. (Society for Range Management, 1971-01-01)Alkali sacaton (Sporobolus airoides Torr.) seeds imbibed water rapidly. Large seeds gained 47% and small seeds gained 71% of their dry weight within the first 30 min after wetting. The large seeds had gained 124% and the small seeds 165% of their dry weight after 72 hr.