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Author(s):Reisch, K. W.
Author Affiliation:Department of Horticulture, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Wooster, Ohio
Title:Woody plant maintenance and selection for golf courses and public areas
Source:Lawn and Ornamentals Research - 1969 [OARDC]. 1969, p. 41-44.
Publishing Information:Wooster, Ohio: OARDC
# of Pages:4
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Woody ornamentals; Trees; Tree protection; Tree maintenance; Landscaping; Selection; Planting; Fertilization program; Fertilization rates; Pruning; Maintenance guidelines
Abstract/Contents:Discusses "woody plant maintenance and selection for golf courses and public areas," focusing on planting; fertilization; and pruning. Mentions "basic factors which should be considered when selecting any woody plants," including "reliably hardy in the area"; "resistant to serious insects and diseases"; "recommended for prevalent soil conditions"; "strong branch and crotch formations"; and "rate and habit of growth." Concludes that "important maintenance practices on woody plants include watering; mulching; and disease, insect, and weed control...failure to adopt a regular maintenance program with competent personnel can...lead to unsightly areas and costly replacements and renovation."
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Reisch, K. W. 1969. Woody plant maintenance and selection for golf courses and public areas. Lawn Ornamentals Res. p. 41-44.
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