The persistence and function of living roots on lodgepole pine snags and stumps grafted to living trees


In Alberta, Canada, pairs of grafted lodgepole pine trees were selected to study the longevity and location of live roots of snags that were grafted to living trees, to determine the impact of these live residual roots on the diameter growth of the living tree. In a second study, dense groups of grafted trees were manually thinned and one leave tree was… (More)
DOI: 10.1051/forest:2006085

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