Table 1: Conductivity ranges of freshly collected Kielmeyera coriacea Mart. seeds after soaking for different periods.

EC rangePercentage of viable seeds in each test
30′ soak90′ soak120′ soak180′ soak240′ soak

3–3.99 μS cm g93%88%2%54%
4–4.99 μS cm g3%12%4%10%39%
5–5.99 μS cm g30%42%6%
6–6.99 μS cm g47%39%
7–7.99 μS cm g13%5%
8–8.99 μS cm g1%4%1%
9–17.99 μS cm g2%1%