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Table 2 Germination rates (GR) of A. gregorii

From: Adansonia digitata and Adansonia gregorii fruit shells serve as a protection against high temperatures experienced during wildfires

Heat treatment GR (%)
Average of Tmax of inner tc’s (°C) (SD) Heat exposure time (min:s)
120 (70) 10:45 2
128 (60) 11:45 14
152 (125) 11:45 10
429 (116) 12:00 0
Control
 No treatment 10
 15 min H2SO4 24
 40 min hot water, 70 °C 6
 3 days cold water 4