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Title: Storing Red Oak Acorns

Author: Bonner, F. T.;

Date: 1973

Source: Tree Planters' Notes 24(3): 12-13

Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)

Description: Cherrybark, Shumard, and water oak acorns can be stored for 3 years or longer if kept at a moisture content of at least 30 percent of fresh weight and at a temperature of 37F. Polyethylene bags are good containers.

Keywords: cherrybark, shumard, water oak

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Bonner, F. T. 1973. Storing Red Oak Acorns. Tree Planters' Notes 24(3): 12-13.


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