Skip to Main Content
Locust sprouts reduce growth of yellow-poplar seedlingsAuthor(s): Donald E. Beck; Charles E. McGee
Source: Res. Note SE-201. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Southeastern Forest Experiment Station
PDF: View PDF (642 KB)
DescriptionDense thickets of black locust which often appear after clearcutting in the Southern Appalachians and Piedmont, can severely reduce growth of other desirable hardwoods. Released yellow-poplar seedlings were 51 percent taller and 79 percent larger in diameter than unreleased ones 6 years after treatment.
- 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.)
- 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.
CitationBeck, Donald E.; McGee, Charles E. 1974. Locust sprouts reduce growth of yellow-poplar seedlings. Res. Note SE-201. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
- Planting yellow-poplar, white ash, black cherry, and black locust
- Deer prefer pine seedlings growing near black locust
- One-year response of American sycamore (Platanus occidentalis L.) and black locust (Robinia pseudoacacia L.) to granular fertilizer applications on a reclaimed surface mine in eastern Kentucky
XML: View XML