Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Some preliminary indications from research for forest management guidance in the hills of central Nepal.

Abstract

The results are summarized of trials of pine, eucalypt and miscellaneous species at 6-7 yr old. Data are presented in tables giving provenance, locality, alt., survival at 2-3 and 6-7 yr, number of trees more than 199 cm tall, mean ht. and d.b.h. of these trees, and m.a.i. (d.b.h.). Pinus species were P. caribaea var. hondurensis, P. elliottii, P. kesiya, P. patula, P. roxburghii and P. wallichiana. Eucalyptus species were E. camaldulensis, E. tereticornis, E. bancroftii, E. citriodora, E. dalrympleana ssp. heptantha, E. deanii [deanei], E. macarthurii, [macarthuri] E. nova-anglica, E. saligna, E. urophylla and E. viminalis. Other species were Acacia flavescens, A. mangium, Acer oblongum, Alnus nepalensis, Angophora costata, Anthocephalus cadamba [chinensis], Bauhinia purpurea, B. variegata, Betula alnoides, Bridelia retusa, Casuarina cunninghamiana, C. glauca, C. littoralis, C. torulosa, Dalbergia sissoo, Litsea polyantha and Prunus cerasoides.