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Ecotypic Variation in Tripsacum dactyloides Evaluated in Texas

Author(s): T. G. Schliesing and B. E. Dahl

Year: 1983

Journal: Journal of Range Management
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Volume: 36
Issue: 5
Pages: 665-668

Article Topic(s): Ecotype
Research Setting(s): Agricultural,Garden

Species Referenced: Tripsacum dactyloides (Eastern gamagrass),


Evaluates 29 collections of Tripsacum dactyloides from Texas and Oklahoma to select ecotypes suitable for planting in central and south Texas. Four collections were possibilities for production. Characteristics evaluated were forage production, crude protein, and chlorphyll content.

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T. G. Schliesing and B. E. Dahl. "Ecotypic Variation in Tripsacum dactyloides Evaluated in Texas." Journal of Range Management 36.5 (1983): 665-668.

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ISSN: 0022-409X

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