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Seed Quality in Five Jack Pine Stands in North Central WisconsinAuthor(s): Richard M. Jeffers
Source: Research Note NC-328. 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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DescriptionHundred-seed weights from 15 trees in each stand averaged 330 mg; 100-seed weights differed significantly among trees within stands and among stands. Germination of filled seed averaged 95 percent; germination differed significantly among trees within stands, but not among stands. Detailed seed records should be kept for all seed orchards.
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CitationJeffers, Richard M. 1985. Seed Quality in Five Jack Pine Stands in North Central Wisconsin. Research Note NC-328. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
KeywordsPinus banksiana, seed weight, seed germination, varation, seed quality
- Twenty-year results of the Lake States jack pine seed source study.
- Regeneration of Cutover Jack Pine Stands
- Jack pine (Pinus banksiana Lamb.)
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