Original Articles

Influence of sowing depth on the germination of Karoo shrubs and grasses

DOI: 10.1080/02566702.1987.9648088
Author(s): S.A. BarnardDepartment of Agriculture and Water Supply,


Knowledge of the germination behaviour of desirable plants to be sown in the veld for veld improvement is still inadequate. To gain this knowledge, seed of different species of Karoo bushes and grasses were planted on two soil types at different planting depths.

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