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Experiments in Borgie Forest
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No: 3790   Contributor: Norman Davidson   Year: 1953
Experiments in Borgie Forest

Photograph is courtesy and copyright of Forestry Commission, Forest Research, Roslin, and provided with help from Glen Brearley. FR Photo number No C1157 taken by M V Laurie.


Text reads as
‘Effect of phosphate manuring on Japanese larch planted in deep peat. P40 JL 12 years old 4 - 7 feet high in background , manured, 6 inches to 2 feet with many casualties in foreground where unmanured, Expt 6 Borgie’

This could well be replanting after a fire many years previously had wiped out much of the very early plantings.
Picture added on 18 January 2018 at 10:26
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