Appreciation of the need for care in handling plants lifted for transplanting probably could be dated back to dim antiquity. In the following article the author reports an experiment conducted by the Central States Forest Experiment Station dealing with effects of exposing roots of short-leaf pine under field conditions in Southern Indiana.
Document Type: Journal Article
Publication date: June 1, 1942
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