Growth characteristics of white willow (Salix alba L.) and black alder (Alnus glutinosa Gaer.) on the Black River alluvium

  • Milivoj Vučković University of Belgrade, Faculty of Forestry, Kneza Višeslava 1, 11030 Belgrade, Serbia; email: milivoj.vuckovic.mv@gmail.com
  • Branko Stajić University of Belgrade, Faculty of Forestry, Kneza Višeslava 1, 11030 Belgrade, Serbia; email: branko.stajic@sfb.bg.ac.rs
Keywords: White willow, Black alder, growth, alluvium

Abstract

In the article are exposed the results of a stady of growth of willow (Salix alba) and alder (Alnus glutionosa) in the plantations established on gravelly alluvion of poor ecological value. The alder plantations were established by naturally regenerated plants from neighboring river valley, and the willow plantation by two-year old seedlings produced in the nursery.

Published
2005-12-30
Section
Original Scientific Papers