A comparison of thermo- and skotodormancy in seeds of Lactuca serriola in terms of induction, alleviation, respiration, ethylene and protein synthesis

J. G.C. Small, Y. Gutterman

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Lactuca serriola L., which was found to enter skotodormancy at a relatively low temperature, was used to try and ascertain differences in thermo- and skotodormancy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)301-310
Number of pages10
JournalPlant Growth Regulation
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1 Aug 1992


  • Lactuca serriola
  • Thermodormancy
  • ethylene synthesis
  • hormones
  • protein synthesis
  • respiration
  • skotodormancy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physiology
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Plant Science

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