Factors affecting the germination and vigor of the seeds of guinea grass panicum maximum
Mejia, P.V.; Romero, M.C.; Lotero, C.J.
Revista del Instituto Colombiano Agropecuario 13(1): 69-76
Storage time greately influenced the germination and guinea grass seedling vigor. Polyethylene bags did not provide adequate conditions for germination and seed development. Heavier seed had a greater germination percentages compared to seeds classified as light and mixed (heavy + light + impurities), indicating the importance of grain classification to obtain a better quality product.