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Effect of soil and vegetation on growth of planted white spruce.Author(s): Donald A. Perala
Source: Research Paper NC-281. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionWhite spruce container stock grew better on a sandy loam soil than on a silty clay, and much better without herbaceous competitions. Herbaceous competition was less vigorous on the sandy loam soil following glyphosate treatment, but was more vigorous on the silty clay. Certain spruce genotypes excelled under different field environments.
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CitationPerala, Donald A. 1987. Effect of soil and vegetation on growth of planted white spruce. Research Paper NC-281. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
KeywordsRoundup, glyphosate, Picea glauca, white spruce, genotype, height growth, biomass, productivity
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