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Chapter 12: Hardening

To promote survival and growth following outplanting, nursery stock must undergo proper hardening.Without proper hardening, plants do not store well over winter and are likely to grow poorly or die on the outplanting site. ...

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Author(s): Douglass F. Jacobs, Thomas D. Landis

Publication: Nursery Manual for Native Plants: A Guide for Tribal Nurseries, Volume 1: Nursery Management