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Air layering of Beech
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No: 3943   Contributor: Norman Davidson   Year: 1955
Air layering of Beech

Photograph is courtesy and copyright of Forestry Commission, Forest Research, Roslin, and provided with help from Glen Brearley. FR Photo number No A4762 taken by T K Evans.

Vegetative propagation of Beech by air layering technique of small branchlets are incised, treated with root stimulating hormones and wrapped in moist sphagnum enclosed by polythene film.
Picture added on 27 February 2018 at 11:26
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