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Q.Seed soaking

Zone LONDON | 4u537 added on May 19, 2019 | Answered

I know seed soaking is not a good test to check if a seed is viable but are peach seeds (bonanza) supposed to float first and then sink? I’m removed the kernels/embryo from inside the hard pit!
I’ve put 3 kernels in warm water and straightaway one floats (bigger healthy looking seed) and two sinks (dried and more wrinkles).
Which one is more likely to germinate?

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Answered on May 20, 2019

Some seed soaking is specific to certain types of seeds.
These articles cover some of the basics of this treatment.


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