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Restoring longleaf pine wiregrass ecosystems: plant cover, diversity and biomass following low-rate hexazinone application on Florida sandhills
Author(s): D. G. Brockway, K. W. Outcalt and R. N. Wilkins
Journal: Forest Ecology and Management
Article Topic(s): Herbicide,Restoration
Research Setting(s): Longleaf pine
Species Referenced: Aristida beyrichiana (Beyrich threeawn),
AbstractHexazinone was found to effectively kill turkey oaks in a longleaf pine/wiregrass community in north central Florida. Spot application is recommended over broadcasting to protect desirable forb species. The effects of herbicide application on species composition are also reported.
Suggested CitationD. G. Brockway, K. W. Outcalt and R. N. Wilkins. "Restoring longleaf pine wiregrass ecosystems: plant cover, diversity and biomass following low-rate hexazinone application on Florida sandhills." Forest Ecology and Management 103.2-3 (1998): 159-175.