Germination and Early Growth Characteristics of Pennisetum alopecuroides, Phragmites communis, and Miscanthus sinensis According to the Seeding Methods

파종방법에 따른 수크령, 갈대, 억새의 발아 및 초기생장 특성

  • Cho, Yong-Hyeon (Dept. of Landscape Architecture, Kongju National University) ;
  • Lee, Ka-Hyung (Dept. of Landscape Architecture, Graduate school of Kongju National University)
  • 조용현 (공주대학교 조경학과) ;
  • 이가형 (공주대학교 조경학과 대학원)
  • Received : 2014.01.22
  • Accepted : 2014.02.18
  • Published : 2014.02.28


To investigate the possibility of developing the seeding measure for river bank slope revegetation, germination experiment and early growth observation were conducted using 3 native species growing naturally around river banks such as Pennisetum alopecuroides, Phragmites communis, and Miscanthus sinensis. The applied seeding methods were 3 such as scattering seeds, tillage after scattering seeds, and covering up seed with soil after scattering seeds. According to seeding methods, germination experiment and early growth observation were carried out on nursery bed soil in greenhouse. As results of this study, all the 3 native plant species' germination ratio and growth in length on nursery bed soil were highest on the seeding method of covering up seed with soil. Also it was verified by Duncan's multiple range test that the germination ratio and growth in length on the seeding method of covering up seed with soil is distinguished from those on other two seeding methods. According to this results, the best possible seeding measure to be developed should be mechanical seed spraying with soil.



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