A Simple Method of Making Germination Tests of Pine Pollen
Abstract:Forest tree genetics is a relatively new development in the United States. During recent years interest in the field has increased rapidly. New techniques are now being devised at various research centers to expedite the work. The determination of the viability of pollen is often a slow and laborious routine test. The following article describes a simple, effective, rapid, and accurate method for determining pollen viability.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: California Forest and Range Experiment Station
Publication date: July 1, 1939
More about this publication?
- 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.
- Membership Information
- ingentaconnect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites