Canadian Forest Service Publications

Recommended procedures for rooting ground hemlock (Taxus canadensis) cuttings. 2005. Yeates, L.D.; Smith, R.F.; Cameron, S.I.; Letourneau, J. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Atlantic Forestry Centre, Fredericton, N.B. Information Report M-X--M-X-219E.

Year: 2005

Issued by: Atlantic Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 25681

Language: English

Series: Information Report (AFC - Fredericton)

Availability: PDF (download)

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Methods for greenhouse propagation of rooted cuttings of Canada yew (Taxus canadensis) are described. Specific details on the collection and handling of cuttings, greenhouse culture, and post-rooting care of plants are provided. The equipment, facilities, and supplies required at all stages of production are listed. A brief description of ongoing research focusing on optimizing existing protocols for rooting dormant cuttings is also given.