Canadian Forest Service Publications

Root growth of container-grown stock after planting. 1974. Van Eerden, E.; Arnott, J.T. Pages 393-397 in R.W. Tinus, W.I. Stein, and W.E. Balmer, Editor. North American Containerized Forest Tree Seedling Symposium. Great Plains Agricultural Council Publication 68, August 26-29, 1974, Denver, Colorado. Great Plains Agricultural Council, Denver, Colorado.

Year: 1974

Available from: Pacific Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 1512

Language: English

CFS Availability: PDF (download)


Describes root growth of bullet, tube and plug seedlings planted experimentally throughout British Columbia from 1967-73. Container design of bullets and tubes caused asymetric root development. Root growth of styroplugs did not show a similar container effect.

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