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vernalization
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
Definition
The treatment of seeds, seedlings, bulbs, or other parts of a plant to cold conditions in order to shorten the vegetative period and promote flowering.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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Used For
vernalisation
vernalising
vernalizing
USE FOR And Type
cold stratification (seeds)
Broader Term
plant cultural practices
Related Term
chilling requirement
cold tolerance
plant propagation
propagation materials
seed stratification
seed treatment
sowing
winter sowing method
Spanish
vernalización
Term Number
58551