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    Author(s): R. W. Nobles; C. B. Briscoe
    Date: 1966
    Source: Research Note ITF-RN-7. Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico: USDA-Forest Service, Institute of Tropical Forestry.
    Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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    Root pruning had no effect on growth or survival of either young or held-over mahogany nursery stock. Potted mahogany seedlings may be held in the nursery an extra year or more without reducing-either growth or survival following outplanting. Growth may be slightly better for the older stock.

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    Citation

    Nobles, R. W.; Briscoe, C. B. 1966. Root Pruning of Mahogany Nursery Stock. Research Note ITF-RN-7. Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico: USDA-Forest Service, Institute of Tropical Forestry. 4 p.

    Keywords

    mahogany, pruning

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