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Title: Port-Orford-cedar—a poor risk for reforestation.

Author: Hunt, John; Dimock, Edward J. II.;

Date: 1957

Source: PNW Old Series Research Notes No. 139, p. 1-3

Publication Series: Forest Research Note

Description: Port-Orford-cedar (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana (A. Murr.) Parl.) has been the most widely used introduced species in reforestation projects in western Washington and Oregon. However, as a result of two recent and unrelated occurrences, a severe early cold wave and a destructive root disease, the advisability of continued planting of Port-Orford-cedar outside its natural range is questioned.

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Hunt, John; Dimock, Edward J., II. 1957. Port-Orford-cedar—a poor risk for reforestation. PNW Old Series Research Notes No. 139, p. 1-3


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