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    Author(s): C. B. Briscoe
    Date: 1973
    Publication Series: Forest Economic Report
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    Cuttings of sycamore and cottonwood can be planted successfully in wet soil from October until bud break in the spring. Sycamore seedlings can be planted all year if available soil moisture exceeds evapotranspiration. Dormant seedlings survived summer planting better than did freshly lifted seedlings.

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    Citation

    Briscoe, C. B. 1973. Extended Planting Seasons for Sycamore and Cottonwood. FSRP-SFES-SO-160. New Orleans, LA: USDA, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 3 p.

    Keywords

    Platanus occidentalis, Populus deltoides, planting time

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