Biosecurity, pests, weeds and diseases
Trial 86MO3 and 86NO8
Loss of dormancy
Location: Moora and Meckering.
Gorteria shows germination characteristics typical of winter annuals, which lose primary dormancy during summer, germinate in autumn when sufficient moisture is available and exhibit cold-induced dormancy in winter.
Number of Pages
Dodd, J. (1987), Reproductive biology of gorteria personata. Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia, Perth. Report.