Germination studies and cryopreservation of seeds of black pepper (Piper nigrum L.) - a recalcitrant species
Chaudhury, R.; Chandel, K.P.S.
Cryo Letters 15(3): 145-150
Seeds of Piper nigrum showed high moisture content at shedding. They withstood desiccation down to 12% moisture content but viability loss increased with reduction in moisture level below 12%.