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Investigating predictors of plant establishment during roadside restoration
Author(s): N. L. Haan, M. R. Hunter, M. D. Hunter
Journal: Restoration Ecology
Article Topic(s): Establishment methods, Restoration
Research Setting(s): Road
Species Referenced: Ratibida pinnata (Grayhead coneflower),
AbstractResearches factors contributing to successful plant establishment on roadsides in Michigan. The article finds that soil characteristics, specifically sandy soil, largely determined plant survival.
Suggested CitationN. L. Haan, M. R. Hunter, and M. D. Hunter. "Investigating predictors of plant establishment during roadside restoration." Restoration Ecology 20.3 (2012): 315-321.