Skip to Main Content
The Effect of Four Herbicides on the Survival and Growth of Nine Hardwood SpeciesAuthor(s): Robert D. Williams; John E. Krajicek
Source: Research Note NC-206. 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
PDF: Download Publication (1.15 MB)
DescriptionTo learn more about the tolerance of hardwoods to herbicides, the survival and growth on nine hardwood species were compared in plots eitehr cultivated or treated with various herbicides applied at different rates, on prepared and unprepared ground, and before and after planting. Black walnut and white oak were very tolerant to all herbicides tested but American sycamore and European alder were highly susceptible to berbicide damage by all chemicals testsed except dichlobenil.
- Check the Northern Research Station web site to request a printed copy of this publication.
- Our on-line publications are scanned and captured using Adobe Acrobat.
- During the capture process some typographical errors may occur.
- Please contact Sharon Hobrla, email@example.com if you notice any errors which make this publication unusable.
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
CitationWilliams, Robert D.; Krajicek, John E. 1976. The Effect of Four Herbicides on the Survival and Growth of Nine Hardwood Species. Research Note NC-206. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordssimazine, atrazine, amitrole, dichlobenil
- Results of tree and shrub plantings on low pH strip-mine banks
- Growth response of black walnut to interplanted trees
- Promotion of adventitious root formation of difficult-to-root hardwood tree species
XML: View XML