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Growth of white pine and red spruce trees after pruningAuthor(s): Grant Davis
Source: Forest Research Note NE-83. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2 p.
Publication Series: Forest Research Note
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionAre pines the only coniferous trees suitable for pruning in the Northeast, or is it feasible to prune red spruce as well? Although red spruce is an important lumber species in the spruce-fir region, it is seldom pruned because of its relatively slow rate of growth.
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CitationDavis, Grant. 1958. Growth of white pine and red spruce trees after pruning. Forest Research Note NE-83. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2 p.
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