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Growth and Yields of 5-Year-Old Planted Hardwoods On Sharkey Clay SoilAuthor(s): Roger M. Krinard; Harvey E. Kennedy
Source: Res. Note SO-271. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 3 p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Southern Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionYields of five hardwood species at age 5, planted at 10- by 10-foot spacing on Sharkey clay soil, were ranked cottonwood>sycamore>green ash>sweet-gum~Nuttall oak. By species, per acre volume of stemwood ranged from 29 to 446 cubic feet and total above-ground dry tree weight ranged from 1.08 to 7.68 tons.
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CitationKrinard, Roger M.; Kennedy, Harvey E., Jr. 1981. Growth and Yields of 5-Year-Old Planted Hardwoods On Sharkey Clay Soil. Res. Note SO-271. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 3 p.
KeywordsCottonwood (Populus deltoides), sycamore (Platanus occidentalis), green ash (Fraxinus pennsylvanica), sweetgum (Liguidambar styraciflua), Nuttall oak (Quercus nuttallii)
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