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Abstract

Genetics of Eastern White Pine.

Abstract

Reviews information on Pinus strobus under the heads: flowering; seed yields; controlled pollination techniques; vegetative propagation; and genetics and breeding (variation, inheritance of growth rate, dwarf White Pines, breeding for blister-rust and weevil resistance, and interspecific hybridization).
KEYWORDS:
tree breeding \ tree breeding \ plant breeding \ programmes \ research \ Genetics correlations among phenotypic and genetic characters \ Pinus strobus \ genetics \ plant breeding \ tree breeding \ plant breeding \ trees \ Pinus strobus reproductive behaviour