Tree Establishment: A Review of Some of the Factors Affecting Transplant Survival and Establishment

Struve, Daniel K.
January 2009
Arboriculture & Urban Forestry;Jan2009, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p10
Academic Journal
The article examines some of the factors that induce transplant shock and slow establishment of transplanted nursery stock. These factors include root and mineral nutrient loss, soil moisture stress and xylem vessel cavitation, and method used to reduce transplant shock. It also cites the proper steps and practices for transplant success and tree establishment.


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