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Seed Production in Southern Appalachian Oak StandsAuthor(s): Donald E. Beck; David F. Olson
Source: Res. Note SE-91. 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
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DescriptionAcorn production in mixed oak stands of different densities varied considerably among stands, years, and species. Density had no effect on total acorn production. Although numerous acorns were initiated each year, the majority either failed to develop fully or were damaged by insects and animals.
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CitationBeck, Donald E.; Olson, David F., Jr. 1968. Seed Production in Southern Appalachian Oak Stands. Res. Note SE-91. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
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