Goldenseal production in New Zealand forests

Follett, John; Douglas, Jim
November 2004
New Zealand Tree Grower;Nov2004, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p27
Focuses on Hydrastis canadensis or goldenseal. Information on goldenseal as a medicinal herb; Description; Methods of propagation; Result of the pilot trial plantings established to determine the production suitability of goldenseal in the forests of New Zealand.


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