Forest Research: Open Access

Forest Research: Open Access
Open Access

ISSN: 2168-9776

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Richard M

First Solar, Inc., Houston, TX, USA

  • Research Article   
    Evaluation of Five East Texas Forages under Differing Shade Levels
    Author(s): Richard M, Farrish KW, Oswald B*, Williams HM and Maurer M

    A pot study was conducted to measure the establishment success of five forages under 0%, 30% or 60% shade levels. The forages evaluated were ‘Pensacola” Bahia grass (Paspalum notatum Fluegge), “Texas Tough” Bermuda grass (Cynodon dactylon L. Pers.), “Alamo” switch grass (Panicum virgatum L.), “San Marcos” Eastern Gama grass (Tripsacum dactyloides L.), and a native mix containing by weight 45% “Texas” little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium Michx Nash), 15% sand love grass (Eragrostis trichodes Nutt. L. Alph. Wood), 15% “Blackwell” switch grass (Panicum virgatum L.), 10% “Lometa” Indian grass (Sorgastrum nutans L. Nash), 10% “Haskell” sideoats grama (Bouteloua curtipendula Michx Torr) and 5% “Earl” big.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2168-9776.21.10.243

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