Skip to Main Content
Ice Damage in a Georgia Planting of Loblolly Pine from Different Seed SourcesAuthor(s): Earle P. Jones; Osborn O. Wells
Source: Res. Note SE-126. 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 (423 KB)
DescriptionAfter a severe ice storm in south-central Georgia, the degree of ice damage in a provenance test planting of 11-year-old loblolly pines varied considerably among the nine widely seperated seed sources represented. Damage was less among tress from the colder, more inland locations than among tress from coastal areas where the climate is more moderate. In terms of volume growth, however, the superior growth rates of the tress from coastal seed sources more than offset the greater damage they sustained.
- 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.
CitationJones, Earle P., Jr.; Wells, Osborn O. 1969. Ice Damage in a Georgia Planting of Loblolly Pine from Different Seed Sources. Res. Note SE-126. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
- Factors Contributing To Genetic Variation In Ice Damage Susceptibility In Shortleaf Pine
- Altitudinal variation in growth, bud break and susceptibility to balsam twig aphid damage of balsam fir from 6 Vermont seed sources
- Gouty pitch midge damage to ponderosa pines planted on fertile and infertile soils in the western Sierra Nevada
XML: View XML