Seedling age influences survival of containerized loblolly pines
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Seedling age influences survival of containerized loblolly pines by B. P. Dickerson

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Published by Southern Forest Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in New Orleans, La .
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  • Loblolly pine -- Seedlings.

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StatementB.P. Dickerson.
SeriesU.S. Forest Service research note SO -- 171., U.S. Forest Service research paper SO -- 171.
ContributionsSouthern Forest Experiment Station (New Orleans, La.)
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL16004614M

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