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  Seeds of TN7558 Basiphyllaea corallicola '1st 78' -spontaneous  
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Incoming seed is examined to determine embryo count to help decide how much seed should be sown, and/or which capsule would be the best to sow. Permanent sample slides are also prepared. Each separate package of seed is examined because these are generally from separate capsules, which is what we request from our donors.

Number of capsules harvested:  1

Seed Assay Number:   6630
Packet Code Number:   1A06630DU
Harvest date:   10/21/2012
Received as:   Dry seed
Date Received:   11/09/2012
Number of Capsules Combined:   1
Comments:   Packet received was a folded piece of white paper.
Seed appears clean and debris-free.
Seed is medium tan to the naked eye, and free flowing and coarse. Moderately small seeds are long and thin, sometimes curved, and have small sized elongated brown embryos centrally located which are 1/5 the length of the seed.
Seeds that appeared to have
good embryos, by count:
Seed Photo

Photographed with transmitted light.

Scale  Scale Rule  1 mm or 0.040 inches  
Photo by Karl Zischke
Seed Photo

Photographed with reflected light.

Scale  Scale Rule  1 mm or 0.040 inches  
Photo by Karl Zischke

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