If the seed coat is cracked, the seed will not germinate.
The scar, visible on the seed coat, is called the hilum (colors include black, brown, buff, gray and yellow) and at one end of the hilum is the micropyle, or small opening in the seed coat which can allow the absorption of water for sprouting.
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The final characteristics of a soybean plant are variable, with factors such as genetics, soil quality, and climate affecting its form; however, fully mature soybean plants are generally between 51–127 cm (20–50 in) in height Soybeans form inconspicuous, self-fertile flowers which are borne in the axil of the leaf and are white, pink or purple.
Depending of the soybean variety, node growth may cease once flowering begins.
For example, soybean products, such as textured vegetable protein (TVP), are ingredients in many meat and dairy substitutes. Glycine soja is the wild ancestor of Glycine max, and grows wild in China, Japan, Korea and Russia.
The beans contain significant amounts of phytic acid, dietary minerals and B vitamins. includes the cultivated soybean, Glycine max (L.) Merr., and the wild soybean, Glycine soja Sieb. Like some other crops of long domestication, the relationship of the modern soybean to wild-growing species can no longer be traced with any degree of certainty.