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The Effect of Seed Origin on Drought Resistance of Green Ash in the Prairie-Plains States

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Abstract:

Success of forest planting in the Prairie-Plains region is, among other things, dependent upon the use of drought resistant trees. The authors tested artificially the drought resistance of green ash seedlings grown from seed collected in 39 separate localities of the region. Seed from the northwest portion of the region produced the most dronght resistant plants, while plants from southern and eastern seed were least resistant. Differences were also noted in size of seedling, color of foliage, and time of resumption of growth in the spring. All of these differences indicate the existence of climatic races within the species.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Lake States Forest Experiment Station, U. S. Forest Service

Publication date: November 1, 1937

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  • The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
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