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Descriptions of seed sources and collections for provenances of Pinus oocarpa

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The early trials with Pinus oocarpa Schiede as an exotic plantation species were discouraging. Most of the seeds were obtained from Mexico and tended to produce very crooked trees, as experienced in South Africa (Loock, 1950)0 However, the natural distribution of P. oocarpa covers a very wide range in Central America and Mexico. The history of exotic introductions has shown that there is usually genetic adaptations to local environments within the natural popu1ations of a...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Unit of Tropical Silviculture, Department of Forestry
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Commenwealth Forestry Institute, University of Oxford
Series:
Tropical forestry papers
Publication date:
1979-01-01
ISSN:
0141-9668
Paper number:
13
ISBN:
0850740290
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English
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2015-02-18

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