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Seedfall from Young-Growth Ponderosa Pine

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Young-growth ponderosa pine seed trees were evaluated in terms of seed production. Seed trees ranging from 3 to 9 per acre produced 5,000 to 35,000 seeds per acre in years of moderate and heavy cone crops. Seed-tree selection before harvesting by the seed-tree method of cutting must be keyed to evidence of past cone production to assure best seed production in the future.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Research Technician, Pac. SW Forest and Range Exp. Sta., U.S. Forest Service, Berkeley, Calif., Stationed at Challenge, Calif.

Publication date: 1971-11-01

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