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Response of Creeping Bluestem to Varying Month of Burn and Soil-Water Conditions
Author(s): R. Kalmbacher and F. G. Martin
Journal: International Journal of Wildland Fire
Article Topic(s): Disturbance,Water
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse
Species Referenced: Schizachyrium scoparium (Little bluestem),
AbstractEvaluates the effects of month of burning and soil water conditions during the fire on the growth of Schizachyrium scoparium var. polycladus. Fire resulted in short term negative effects on Schizachyrium scoparium var. polycladus; soil water level reduced total tiller density.
Suggested CitationR. Kalmbacher and F. G. Martin. "Response of Creeping Bluestem to Varying Month of Burn and Soil-Water Conditions." International Journal of Wildland Fire 5.2 (1995): 93-99.