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Carol and Jerry Baskin
University of Kentucky
University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0225

Family Scientific Name: Papaveraceae
Family Common Name: Poppy family
Scientific Name: Stylophorum diphyllum (Michx.) Nutt.
Common Name: Celandine poppy
Species Code: STYDIP
General Distribution: S. diphyllum is found within temperate deciduous forests of North America.
Propagation Goal: Plants
Propagation Method: Seed
Product Type: Container (plug)
Propagule Processing: Seeds exhibit morpho-physiological dormancy.
Pre-Planting Treatments: Seeds are cold stratified and germinate at 15/6 C. Germination is greater in light than dark.
References: Baskin, J. M. and Baskin, C. C. (1984b). Germination ecophysiology of an eastern deciduous forest herb Stylophorum diphyllum. Amer. Midl. Nat. 111, 390-399.
In: Baskin, C. and Baskin, J. Table 10.18 Chapter 10. Seeds: Ecology, Biogeography and Evolution of Dormancy and Germination. Academic Press, 1998. 666 pages.

Baskin, Carol C.; Baskin, Jerry M. 2002. Propagation protocol for production of container Stylophorum diphyllum (Michx.) Nutt. plants; University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky. In: Native Plant Network. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org (accessed 2 September 2015). Moscow (ID): University of Idaho, College of Natural Resources, Forest Research Nursery.