Biology and Ecology of Norway Spruce

Norway spruce (Picea abies L.) is an important tree species with a remarkable natural range throughout Europe and Asia, ranging from the Balkan Peninsula to Siberia in the north and from the French Alps in the west to the Sea of Okhotsk in the east. Wherever it occurs, it is a key component of both...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Tjoelker, Mark G. (Editor), Boratynski, Adam (Editor), Bugala, Wladyslaw (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 2007, 2007
Edition:1st ed. 2007
Series:Forestry Sciences
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Paleorecord of Norway Spruce
  • Morphology
  • Taxonomy
  • Geographic Distribution
  • The Central European Disjunctions in the Range of Norway Spruce
  • Anatomy, Embryology, And Karyology
  • Growth and Nutrition
  • Reproduction
  • Genetics
  • Mycorrhiza
  • Outline of Ecology
  • Tree Health
  • Silviculture of Norway Spruce
  • Norway Spruce Function in Polluted Environments
  • Wood Properties and Uses