Pollen Germination

Shmuel Silinsky gardenbetter@gmail.com
Sat, 27 Jul 2013 23:25:28 PDT
Fantastico!  Thanks Fabio.

What is the lowest magnification one could see the pollen tube?

Shmuel
Jerusalem, Israel


On Tue, Jul 23, 2013 at 9:05 PM, Fabio Francisco Suarez <fasuamo@hotmail.com
> wrote:

> Greetings to all
> Jim.
> A liquid culture medium for pollen would be:
> To one liter of water.
> Calcium nitrate  Ca (NO3) 2                            300 milligrams (mgr)
> Magnesium nitrate    Mg(NO3) 2                    250 mgr
> Potassium nitrate  KNO3                                50 mgr
> Sugar
>  30 grams
>
>
> Take a small amount, add the pollen, at 6 hours look with a microscope,
> viable pollen there will be formed a polinic tube
> regards
> Fabio F
>
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