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Planting Technique and Care of Stock Affect Survival of Planted Red PineAuthor(s): John H. Cooley
Source: Research Note NC-159. 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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DescriptionCareless planting was found to be the most important of several possible causes of excessive mortality of newly planted red pine. Distribution procedures and high shoot/root ratios were also implicated.
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CitationCooley, John H. 1974. Planting Technique and Care of Stock Affect Survival of Planted Red Pine. Research Note NC-159. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsshoot/root ratio, nursery practice, packing, shipping, competition
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