Notes on the raising of forest trees in the nursery.

  • J. J. Deasy
Keywords: evolution of planting, soil fertility, treatment of seeds, weed control, fungal diseases, insects pests, frost damage.


In countries with large areas of established forest the replacement of felled, blown or dead trees is, in most cases, done by nature. In such countries artificial regeneration is employed only in patches where, for some reason, natural reproduction fails or in cases where, for financial, silvicultural or other reasons, the introduction of one or more new species or a different strain of the existing species is considered desirable...
How to Cite
Deasy, J. J. (1954) “Notes on the raising of forest trees in the nursery.”, Irish Forestry. Available at: (Accessed: 21July2024).