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Seed barking is not an option for over a third of threatened species

Ekträ, one of Britain's legacy crops that produces recurrent seeds and can not be banked in a seed bank. Credit:…

Ekträ, one of Britain’s legacy crops that produces recurrent seeds and can not be banked in a seed bank. Credit: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew In papers published today in Nature Plants researchers at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew describe for the first time the extent of threatened species that can not be preserved in seed banks. …

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