FAQ: How can I prevent cross-pollination in my nursery?

1 Answer
Center for Plant Conservation's picture
Submitted by Center for Plan... on Tue, 07/02/2019 - 2:38pm

Bagging the flowers of your target species will prevent or minimize cross-pollination. You can physically separate congeners in different locations where there are barriers that pollinators cannot cross. See the management guidelines in Maunder et al. (2004).

Have a question or info about Conventional Seed Banking?