Skip to Main Content
Genotype x shade effects for western hemlock.Author(s): G.R. Johnson; C. Cartwright
Source: Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 35: 1496-1501
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
PDF: Download Publication (570 KB)
DescriptionWestern hemlock (Tsuga heterophylla (Raf.) Sarg.) families were grown under different levels of shade for 2 or 3 years at two nursery sites to determine whether families performed differently relative to one another in the different shade environments. Differences were found both for levels of shade and families, but no family x shade interaction was found. Results suggest that families selected in full-sun environments (clearcuts or farm fields) may be well suited for use in silvicultural systems where seedlings are planted in understory conditions.
- You may send email to email@example.com to request a hard copy of this publication.
- (Please specify exactly which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
CitationJohnson, G.R.; Cartwright, C. 2005. Genotype x shade effects for western hemlock. Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 35: 1496-1501
- Influence of family and nitrogen fertilizer on growth and nutrition of western hemlock seedlings.
- Effects of release from suppression on wood functional characteristics in young Douglas-fir and western hemlock.
- Hydraulic architecture and photosynthetic capacity as constraints on release from suppression in Douglas-fir and western hemlock.
XML: View XML