Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Drought survival of ponderosa: Pine seedlings treated with simulated dew survive by month nontreated controls in greenhouse tests

Authors

E. C. Stone
H. A. Fowells

Authors Affiliations

E. C. Stone is Assistant Professor of Forestry, University of California, Berkeley; H. A. Fowells is Forester in the California Forest and Range Experiment Station, U. S. Forest Service, Berkeley.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 8(7):9-9. DOI:10.3733/ca.v008n07p9. July 1954.

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Abstract

The ability of ponderosa pine seedlings to survive in dry soil–so dry that associated grasses and herbaceous vegetation die–may be due to an ability to absorb moisture through its leaves.

Stone E, Fowells H. 1954. Drought survival of ponderosa: Pine seedlings treated with simulated dew survive by month nontreated controls in greenhouse tests. Hilgardia 8(7):9-9. DOI:10.3733/ca.v008n07p9
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