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Title: Maleic Hydrazide Unsuitable for Controlling Height Growth of Green Ash and Shumard Oak Seedlings

Author: Bonner, F. T.;

Date: 1965

Source: Tree Planters' Notes 70:11

Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)

Description: In southern nurseries, hardwood seedlings often grow so large that they are difficult to lift and plant. In a study at the Southern Hardwoods Laboratory, maleic hydrazide (MH) was tested as a means of halting height growth when seedlings reach suitable size.

Keywords: green ash, Shumard oak

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Bonner, F. T. 1965. Maleic Hydrazide Unsuitable for Controlling Height Growth of Green Ash and Shumard Oak Seedlings. Tree Planters' Notes 70:11.


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