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How to recognize blister rust infection on whitebark pine

Author(s):

Ray J. Hoff

Year:

1992

Publication type:

Research Note (RN)

Primary Station(s):

Rocky Mountain Research Station

Historical Station(s):

Intermountain Forest Experiment Station

Source:

Res. Note INT-406. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 8 p.

Description

Color photographs show how white pine blister rust can be identified. In addition, the photographs show how pines resistant to the fungus could be identified. Such trees could be used to develop a new variety of whitebark pine that is resistant to blister rust.

Citation

Hoff, Ray J. 1992. How to recognize blister rust infection on whitebark pine. Res. Note INT-RN-406. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 8 p.

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