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Home Publications National Nursery Proceedings 1984 Frost Hardiness Testing for Nursery Stock

Frost Hardiness Testing for Nursery Stock

Frost damage has long been a problem in forest nurseries. The damage often goes unnoticed until spring when needles turn red, buds fail to flush and often a large percentage of the crop is lost. This is particularly frustrating when the frost event occurs after the last seedling inventory because the manager has no means to determine the amount of loss.

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Author(s): C. J. Sally Johnson, Thomas D. Landis

Publication: National Nursery Proceedings - 1984

Event: Southern Nursery Conference Proceedings - Eastern Session
1984 - Asheville, NC

Section: Eastern

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