The Effect of Defoliation on Tamarack
Abstract:The author reports a remarkable resistance of tamarack to defoliatlon, and he finds this species to respond more nearly like a broad-leaved tree than a conifer. Experiments of different degress of defoliation are described as well as the result upon needle development, increment and survival.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: School of Forestry and Conservation, University of Michigan
Publication date: 1931-02-01
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