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Breaking of seed coat dormancy in a medicinal plant Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schum & Thonn.)


Breaking of seed coat dormancy in a medicinal plant Tetrapleura tetraptera (Schum & Thonn.)



Journal of Agricultural Science 111(2): 393-394



ISSN/ISBN: 0021-8596

DOI: 10.1017/s0021859600083349

The fruits of this species are used in Nigeria to prevent post-partum contractions in nursing mothers. Seeds show poor and very erratic germination.

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