The author explains and cites examples of many ways in which a knowledge of plant physiology can serve the forester in his effort to understand tree growth more completely, and thereby direct his silvicultural operations more effectively.
Document Type: Journal Article
Professor of Botany, Duke University, Durham, N. C.
Publication date: December 1, 1948
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