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RESEARCH LITERATURE

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Seeding rate affects establishment of native perennial legumes in the upper midwestern US

Author(s): J. A. Fischbach, N. J. Ehlke, P. R. Peterson, D. L. Wyse, D. R. Swanson, C. C. Sheaffer

Year: 2006

Journal: Native Plants Journal
Volume: 7
Issue: 1
Pages: 61-68

Article Topic(s): Establishment methods, Restoration
Research Setting(s): Field, Prairie

Species Referenced: Amorpha fruticosa (Indigo bush),

Abstract

Researches the effect of seeding rate on the establishment of perennial native legumes in little bluestem (Schizachryium scoparium) in Minnesota. Amorpha fruticosa averaged 72 plants per meter squared in the year plants were seeded. Populations increased linearly as seeding rate increased.

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J. A. Fischbach, N. J. Ehlke, P. R. Peterson, D. L. Wyse, D. R. Swanson, and C. C. Sheaffer. "Seeding rate affects establishment of native perennial legumes in the upper midwestern US." Native Plants Journal 7.1 (2006): 61-68.

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ISSN: 1522-8339
DOI: 10.1353/npj.2006.0007
Last Updated: 2015-02-26
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