Dormant

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in a condition of biological rest or suspended animation; "dormant buds"; "a hibernating bear"; "torpid frogs"

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  • Dormant plant seeds allow for greater species diversity
    Brooks Hays DURHAM, N.C., April 18 (UPI) -- New research proves that more patient and strategic dormant plant seeds result a more diverse array of species. Read more on this news related to 'Dormant'
  • Dormant plant seeds allow fore greater species diversity
    Brooks Hays DURHAM, N.C., April 18 (UPI) -- New research proves that more patient and strategic dormant plant seeds result a more diverse array of species. Read more on this news related to 'Dormant'
  • Plants with dormant seeds give rise to more species
    Seeds that sprout as soon as they're planted may be good news for a garden. But in the wild, a plant whose seeds sprouted at the first warm spell or rainy day would risk disaster. More than just an insurance policy against late frosts or unexpected dry spells, it turns out that seed dormancy has long-term advantages too: plants whose seeds put off sprouting un Read more on this news related to 'Dormant'

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