Mature seeds of Arabidopsis thaliana are desiccation tolerant, but they lose DT while progressing to germination. Yet, there is a small developmental window during which DT can be rescued by treatment with abscisic acid (ABA).
Dias Costa, M. (Creator), Righetti, K. (Creator), Ligterink, W. (Creator), Buitink, J. (Creator), Hilhorst, H. (Creator) (16 Apr 2015). Time-series of the re-establishment of desiccation tolerance by ABA in germinated Arabidopsis thaliana seeds. Wageningen University.