• Imbibition by Alkali Sacaton Seeds

      Knipe, 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.