A Comparison of the Results Obtained With Forest-Pulled and Nursery-Grown Planting Stock in Northern Minnesota
When it can be obtained at reasonable cost the feasibility of using planting stock obtained by lifting wild forest-grown seedlings is determined by its survival and subsequent growth. The author describes the results of a 15-year-old experiment with white and Norway pines, comparing wild with nursery stock. He reports a reasonable degree of success under certain conditions but considers nursery-grown stock superior to the wild.
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Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Forester in Charge, Cloquet Forest Experiment Station, Cloquet, Minn.
Publication date: 1932-04-01
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