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Methods of rapid, early selection of poplar clones for maximum yield potential: a manual of procedures.Author(s): USDA FS
Source: General Technical Report NC-81. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionInstructions, illustrated with examples and experimental results, are given for the controlled-environment propagation and selection of poplar clones. Greenhouse and growth-room culture of poplar stock plants and scions are described, and statistical techniques for discriminating among clones on the basis of growth variables are emphasized.
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CitationUSDA FS 1982. Methods of rapid, early selection of poplar clones for maximum yield potential: a manual of procedures. General Technical Report NC-81. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordscontrolled-environment, Populus, growth, selection indices, hybrids, poplar
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