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This technical bulletin presents an overview of low temperature injury to apple trees. They describe the winter killing of apple trees in Maine in 1933-34 and describe hardy trunk forming stocks. They also report on a trial orchard at Highmoor Farm for trunk-forming stock and the influence of stock-scion combination on hardiness. They end with five recommendations for apple growers.

Document Type

Article

Volume

64

Publication Date

6-1-1973

Publisher

Life Sciences and Agriculture Experiment Station

City

Orono

Keywords

apple trees, apple industry

Disciplines

Fruit Science

TB64: Low Temperature Injury to Apple Trees in Maine

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