volume 47, issue 4, P41-48 2015
DOI: 10.1515/cerce-2015-0003
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E. Ghasemi, M. Goodarzian Ghahfarokhi, B. Darvishi, Z. Heidari Kazafi

Abstract: Seed aging is an important problem in developing countries which seeds stored in inappropriate condition. Delayed germination, reduced normal seedling percentage and changed antioxidant enzymes activity are some indications of aged seeds. Priming is a technique applied before planting and can improve seed characteristics especially under abiotic stress conditions. The main objective of the study was to evaluate aging effect on seed quality and to study the interaction between seed aging and seed priming. A fa…

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