Regeneration of Douglas-fir following harvesting has proven difficult on many sites in British Columbia. As a result, alternative nursery practices are being explored to improve seedling growth. Through the completion of two experiments we identified an improved nutritional program for Douglas-fir seedlings.
Hawkins, Barbara J.. 2006. Optimum nutrition and nutrient loading in Douglas-fir. Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Forest Science Program. Forest Investment Account Report