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The Hybrid White Spruce X Himalayan SpruceAuthor(s): H. Nienstaedt; D. P. Fowler
Source: Research Note NC-284. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionPicea glauca and P. amithiana were successfully crossed. Crossability ranged from 2 to 30 percent depending on the female P. glauca parent tree. Early characteristics and growth in Wisconsin and in New Brunswick are described. P. smithiana relatedness in the genus is discussed
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CitationNienstaedt, H.; Fowler, D. P. 1982. The Hybrid White Spruce X Himalayan Spruce. Research Note NC-284. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
KeywordsCrossability, seedling characteristics, hybridity, phylogeny
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