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This volume presents twenty-four chapters on the biotechnology of trees and deals with the importance, distribution, conventional propagation, micropropagation, review of tissue culture studies, in vitro culture, and genetic manipulation of forest, fruit and ornamental trees, such as various species of Acrocomia, Ailanthus, Anacardium, Allocasuarina, Carya, Casuarina, Coffea, Cyphomandra, Fagus, Feijoa, Fraxinus, Gymnocladus, Leptospermum, Metroxylon, Oxydendrum, Paeonia, Paulownia, Pouteria, Psidium, Quercus. Included are also five chapters on gymnosperm trees, such as Abies fraseri, Cephalotaxus, Pinus durangensis, P. greggii, P. halepensis, P. pinea, and Tetraclinis articulata.
Trees IV is a valuable reference book for scientists, teachers, and students of forestry, botany, genetics and horticulture, who are interested in tree biotechnology.

Table of contents (24 chapters)

  • Acrocomia Species (Macauba Palm)

    Crocomo, O. J. (et al.)

    Pages 3-17

  • Ailanthus altissima Mill. Swingle (Tree of Heaven)

    Zenkteler, M. (et al.)

    Pages 18-30

  • Anacardium occidentale L. (Cashewnut)

    D’Souza, L. (et al.)

    Pages 31-49

  • Carya illinoensis (Pecan)

    Wetzstein, Hazel Y. (et al.)

    Pages 50-75

  • Casuarina and Allocasuarina Species

    Duhoux, E. (et al.)

    Pages 76-94

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Trees IV
Authors
Series Title
Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry
Series Volume
35
Copyright
1996
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-662-10617-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-662-10617-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-540-60547-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-08226-9
Series ISSN
0934-943X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 428
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