Local Genetic Variation in Silver Maple
Abstract:An experiment with silver maple in Indiana indicates that there are pronounced genetic differences between wild trees growing in a limited geographic area. Such differences indicate the possibility of obtaining more productive timber types through the selection of seed trees.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Geneticist, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station, Upper Darby, Pa.
Publication date: April 1, 1949
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