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Published by Forestry Branch in [Ottawa] .
Written in English



  • British Columbia.


  • Acer macrophyllum.,
  • Trees -- British Columbia.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 21-23.

Statementby E. L. Kerbes.
ContributionsCanada. Forestry Branch.
LC ClassificationsTS800 .F585 vp-x-38
The Physical Object
Pagination23 p.
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4985458M
LC Control Number76476551

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Our research concentrates on interactions between various broadleaf tree species and the surrounding vegetation. Research. British Columbia has a long history of silviculture research in broadleaf and broadleaf-conifer mixedwood management with established field trials as early as Acer macrophyllum, the bigleaf maple or Oregon maple, is a large deciduous tree in the genus Acer.. Big Leaf Maple can grow up to feet ( m) tall, but more commonly reaches 15–20 m (50–65 ft) tall. It is native to western North America, mostly near the Pacific coast, from southernmost Alaska to southern stands are also found inland in the foothills of the Sierra Family: Sapindaceae. British Columbia Residential Phone Book, White Pages Canda. Find a person in British Columbia by Name, Address, Postal Code or By Reverse Phone Number Lookup. You can use The British Columbia A to Z Name Directory to Find a Resident of British Columbia by Last Name. You can also find a Business or Professional Service Provider in British Columbia. It is also called broadleaf, Oregon, Canyon, or White maple (Crittenden ; Peattie ). This tree is found primarily in cool habitats (Crittenden ). The bigleaf maple grows on a variety of soils, but usually it is found in rich humus soils that are moist and gravelly (Sudworth ).

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