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Fall transplanting improves establishment of balled and burlapped fringe tree (Chionanthus virginicus L)
Author(s): J. R. Harris, P. Knight and J. Fanelli
Publication Type: Article
Journal Link: http://hortsci.ashspublications.org/search.dtl
Article Topic(s): Establishment methods,Irrigation
Research Setting(s): Landscape
Species Referenced: Chionanthus virginicus (White fringetree),
AbstractTests the effects of fall versus spring planting of Chionanthus virginicus in Blacksburg, Virginia. Fall planting resulted in increased growth compared to spring planting. Root growth outside of the original root ball did not occur until July. Initial irrigation should focus on the rootball rather than surrounding soil areas.
Suggested CitationJ. R. Harris, P. Knight and J. Fanelli. "Fall transplanting improves establishment of balled and burlapped fringe tree (Chionanthus virginicus L)." Hortscience 31.7 (1996): 1143-1145.
Article LinksISSN: 0018-5345