Kōrero: Exotic forestry

Nursery experiments (1 o 2)

Nursery experiments

Nurseries like this one at Whakarewarewa, Rotorua, were established in the 1890s to experiment with germination and transplanting techniques. These beds are being prepared and rolled before seed planting, in 1905.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Reference: Henry J. Matthews, Tree-culture in New Zealand. Wellington: Government Printer, 1905, plate 3

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Michael Roche, 'Exotic forestry - Research and education – to the 1940s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/16534/nursery-experiments (accessed 7 July 2020)

He kōrero nā Michael Roche, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008