Canadian Forest Service Publications

Somatic embryogenesis: A conifer reproduction method. 2003. Klimaszewska, K. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Sainte-Foy, Que. Branching out, Number 5. 2 p.

Year: 2003

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 23808

Language: English

Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)

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In vitro culture has the potential to play a considerable role in tree improvement programs. Its chief advantage is the ability to multiply plants in very large quantities and to make improved or selected specimens available for use in a shorter time than by conventional means.

Also available under the title:
Embryogenèse somatique : Une méthode de reproduction des conifères. L’éclaircie du Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides. No. 5. (Cette fiche a été mise à jour. Consultez l'Éclaircie no 61) (French)