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Information Brochures and Flyers

High Plains Germplasm Sandberg Bluegrass Release Brochure (PDF; 213 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2013. Bridger PMC. Bridger. Montana. February 2013. 2p. (ID# 11684).

Growers of Bismarck Plant Materials Center Releases (PDF; 110 KB) Jensen, N. 2011. USDA-NRCS Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. January 2015. 1p. (ID# 10434).

Seed Prices for Foundation and Select Class Seed (PDF; 58 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2008. USDA NRCS Bismarck Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. January 2015. 1p. (ID# 7873).

2002 Idaho Certified Seed Selection Guide for Some Varieties of Grasses, Forbs, and Shrubs (PDF; 3.5 MB) Stewart-Willams, K., L. St. John, and D.G. Ogle 2002. University of Idaho, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. Moscow, ID. Progress Report 329. 2p. (ID# 4361).

Aberdeen Plant Materials Center - Economic Impact (PDF; 228 KB) Ogle, D.G. and L. St. John 2002. USDA-NRCS Alderson Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, ID. July 1, 2002. 1p. (ID# 3590).

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Plant Fact Sheets

Eastern Gamagrass Plant fact Sheet (PDF; 123 KB) Brakie, M. 2012. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. July 23, 2012. 2p. (ID# 11219).

Plant fact sheet for Puget Sound gumweed (Grindelia integrifolia) (PDF; 162 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. April 2012. 2p. (ID# 11170).

Plant fact sheet for Roemer's fescue (Festuca roemeri) (PDF; 169 KB) Darris, D., S. Johnson, and A. Bartow 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, Oregon. July 2012. 2p. (ID# 11356).

Plant fact sheet for farewell to spring (Clarkia amoena) (PDF; 501 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. October 2012. 2p. (ID# 11573).

Plant fact sheet for lance selfheal (Prunella vulgaris ssp. lanceolata) (PDF; 261 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. April 2012. 2p. (ID# 11168).

Plant fact sheet for meadow checkerbloom (Sidalcea campestris) (PDF; 550 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. June 2012. 2p. (ID# 11177).

Plant fact sheet for riverbank lupine (Lupinus rivularis) (PDF; 145 KB) Darris, D.C., and A. Young-Mathews 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. March 2012. 2p. (ID# 10968).

Plant fact sheet for shortspur seablush (Plectritis congesta) (PDF; 404 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. October 2012. 2p. (ID# 11574).

Plant fact sheet for showy milkweed (Asclepias speciosa) (PDF; 334 KB) Young-Mathews, A. and E. Eldredge 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center and Great Basin Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR and Fallon, NV. August 2012. 2p. (ID# 11338).

Plant fact sheet for slender cinquefoil (Potentilla gracilis) (PDF; 260 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. June 2012. 2p. (ID# 11178).

Plant fact sheet for sulphur-flower buckwheat (Eriogonum umbellatum) (PDF; 193 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. October 2012. 2p. (ID# 11575).

Plant Fact Sheet Blanketflower Gaillardia aristata (PDF; 198 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2011. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. September 2011. 2p. (ID# 10699).

Plant Fact Sheet for Leadplant (Amorpha canescens) (PDF; 180 KB) Casey, A. 2011. Manhattan, Kansas. March 2011. 2p. (ID# 10247).

Plant fact sheet for California hazelnut (Corylus cornuta var. californica) (PDF; 232 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2011. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. September 2011. 2p. (ID# 10660).

Plant fact sheet for Pacific aster (Symphyotrichum chilense) (PDF; 269 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2011. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. Dec 27, 2011. 2p. (ID# 10785).

Plant fact sheet for big deervetch (Lotus crassifolius) (PDF; 138 KB) Young-Mathews, A., and D. Darris 2011. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. September 2011. 2p. (ID# 10661).

Plant fact sheet for sand fescue (Festuca ammobia) (PDF; 167 KB) Darris, D.C. 2011. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. September 2011. 2p. (ID# 10666).

Plant fact sheet for twinberry honeysuckle (Lonicera involucrata) (PDF; 277 KB) Darris, D.C. 2011. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. September 2011. 2p. (ID# 10667).

Northern Sweetgrass Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 119 KB) Leif, J., J. Durling, and D. Burgdorf 2010. Rose Lake PMC. East Lansing, MI. 2p. (ID# 9787).

Sweetgrass Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 104 KB) Leif, J., J. Durling, and D. Burgdorf 2010. Rose Lake PMC. East Lansing, MI. 2p. (ID# 9793).

Plant fact sheet for Indian plum (Oemleria cerasiformis) (PDF; 155 KB) Gonzalves, P., and D.C. Darris 2009. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. 2009. 2p. (ID# 9127).

Plant fact sheet for Lewis' mock orange (Philadelphus lewisii) (PDF; 291 KB) Darris, D.C, and P. Gonzalves 2009. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. 2009. 2p. (ID# 9147).

Plant fact sheet for Sitka alder (Alnus viridis ssp. sinuata) (PDF; 105 KB) Darris, D.C., and P. Gonzalves 2009. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. 2009. 2p. (ID# 9129).

Plant fact sheet for California oatgrass (Danthonia californica) (PDF; 217 KB) Darris, D.C., and P. Gonzalves 2008. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. July 2008. 2p. (ID# 8190).

Plant Fact Sheet--Western yarrow (PDF; 245 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2006. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. February 2006. 3p. (ID# 6456).

Plant fact sheet for Lemmon's needlegrass (Achnatherum lemmonii) (PDF; 155 KB) Darris, D.C., S. Johnson, and A. Bartow 2006. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. 2006. 2p. (ID# 6823).

Plant fact sheet for Roemer's fescue (Festuca roemeri) (PDF; 148 KB) Darris, D.C., S. Johnson, and A. Bartow 2006. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. July 2006. 2p. (ID# 6824).

Plant Fact Sheet: Magnar Basin Wildrye (PDF; 223 KB) St. John, L. and D.G. Ogle 2004. USDA-NRCS Aberdeen Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, ID. February 9, 2004. 2p. (ID# 5459).

Cuivre River Wildrye Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 223 KB) Henry, J., S. Bruckerhoff, and J. Kaiser 2002. 2p. (ID# 4251).

Plant Fact Sheet: Aberdeen Selection Laurel Willow (PDF; 157 KB) St. John, L. 2002. USDA-NRCS Aberdeen Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, ID. 2p. (ID# 2871).

Plant Fact Sheet: Bannock Thickspike Wheatgrass (Elymus lanceolatus) (PDF; 86 KB) St. John, L. 2001. USDA-NRCS Aberdeen Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, ID. 2p. (ID# 2856).

Plant Materials Center Releases - Bismarck, ND and Bridger, MT (PDF; 266 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2000. USDA-NRCS Bismarck Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. July 2000. 2p. (ID# 7358).

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Popular Journal or Magazine Articles

Book Review - Raising Native Plants in Nurseries: Basic Concepts (PDF; 173 KB) Dreesen, D.R. 2013. Native Plants Journal. Madison, Wisconsin. Vol. 14 (1), Spring 2013. 1p. (ID# 11802).

Effects of Nitrogen Fertilizer Timing and Rates on Seed Production of Roemer's Fescue (Festuca roemeri) (PDF; 129 KB) Darris, D.C., and A. Young-Mathews 2012. 2011 Seed Production Research at Oregon State University, USDA-ARS Cooperating, W.C. Young (ed.). Salem, OR. April 2012. 3p. (ID# 11175).

Effects of Post-Harvest Residue Management on Seed Production of Roemer's Fescue (Festuca roemeri) (PDF; 85 KB) Darris, D.C., and A. Young-Mathews 2012. 2011 Seed Production Research at Oregon State University, USDA-ARS Cooperating, W.C. Young III (ed.). Corvallis, OR. April 2012. 3p. (ID# 11172).

Notice of Release of 'Continental' Basin Wildrye (PDF; 1.6 MB) Jones, T.A., S.D.Parr, S.R.Winslow, and M.A.Rosales 2009. Native Plants Journal. Vol. 10, No. 1, Spring 2009. 5p. (ID# 8741).

Harvesting Native Seeds with a Gas Hedge Trimmer (PDF; 197 KB) van der Grinten, M. and B. Ayers 2000. Native Plants Journal. Moscow, ID. Vol. 1(2). 1p. (ID# 1858).

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Plant Guides

Plant guide for Idaho blue-eyed grass (Sisyrinchium idahoense) (PDF; 143 KB) Beuthin, M. 2013. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis OR. March 2013. 3p. (ID# 11719).

Plant guide for Oregon saxifrage (Saxifraga oregana) (PDF; 212 KB) Ross, T. 2013. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. March 2013. 3p. (ID# 11718).

Plant guide for big leaf lupine (Lupinus polyphyllus) (PDF; 338 KB) Beuthin, M. 2013. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. March 2013. 4p. (ID# 11723).

Plant guide for grassy tarweed (Madia gracilis) (PDF; 392 KB) Ross, T., and A. Bartow 2013. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. March 2013. 3p. (ID# 11716).

Plant guide for hookspurred violet (Viola adunca) (PDF; 218 KB) Hoffman, R. 2013. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis OR. March 2013. 4p. (ID# 11720).

Plant guide for mountain tarweed (Madia glomerata) (PDF; 355 KB) Ross, T., and A. Bartow 2013. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. March 2013. 3p. (ID# 11724).

Plant guide for naked buckwheat (Eriogonum nudum) (PDF; 326 KB) Hemmingway, M. 2013. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. 2013. 3p. (ID# 11721).

Plant guide for poverty rush (Juncus tenuis) (PDF; 161 KB) Hoffman, R. 2013. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. March 2013. 3p. (ID# 11722).

Plant guide for western buttercup (Ranunculus occidentalis) (PDF; 236 KB) Beuthin, M. 2013. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. March 2013. 4p. (ID# 11717).

Plant guide for field mustard (Brassica rapa var. rapa) (PDF; 691 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. August 2012. 5p. (ID# 11337).

Plant guide for rose checker-mallow (Sidalcea virgata) (PDF; 270 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. May 2012. 4p. (ID# 11171).

Plant Guide Blanketflower Gaillardia aristata (PDF; 318 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2011. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. September 2011. 6p. (ID# 10700).

Plant Guide for Leadplant (Amorpha canescens) (PDF; 155 KB) Casey, A. 2011. Manhattan, Kansas. March 2011. 3p. (ID# 10248).

Plant guide for Sitka alder (Alnus viridis spp. sinuata) (PDF; 383 KB) Darris, D.C. 2011. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. September 2011. 12p. (ID# 10665).

Plant guide for big deervetch (Lotus crassifolius) (PDF; 195 KB) Young-Mathews, A., and D. Darris 2011. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. September 2011. 4p. (ID# 10953).

BRCA5 Plant Guide (update) (PDF; 92 KB) Stannard, M. and Lockeford Plant Materials Center Staff 2009. 4p. (ID# 8408).

Smooth Oxeye (Heliopsis helianthoides (L) Sweet) Plant Guide (PDF; 119 KB) Wynia, R. 2009. PLANTS Database. Baton Rouge, LA. December 2008. 3p. (ID# 8479).

Plant guide for California oatgrass (Danthonia californica) (PDF; 540 KB) Darris, D.C., and P. Gonzalves 2008. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. July 2008. 17p. (ID# 8191).

Plant Guide Chitimacha Tribe River Cane (PDF; 1.6 MB) Thomassie, G., G. Fine, and D. Newman 2007. GMPMC. Alexandria, LA. October 2006. 4p. (ID# 7408).

Planting Guide for Ghost Rider Purple Bluestem (PDF; 72 KB) Grabowski, J.M., M.J. Williams, and G. Hendricks 2007. Brooksville Plant Materials Center. Brooksville, FL. March 2007. 2p. (ID# 7232).

Plant Guide--Western Yarrow (PDF; 546 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2006. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. February 2006. 6p. (ID# 6457).

Plant guide for salmonberry (Rubus spectabilis) (PDF; 106 KB) Stevens, M., and D. Darris 2006. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center. Baton Rouge, LA. 1999. 3p. (ID# 10952).

Creeping Foxtail Plant Guide (PDF; 303 KB) Tilley, D.J., D.G. Ogle, L. St. John, W. Duckwitz, L. Holzworth, M. Majerus, and D. Tober 2004. USDA-NRCS Aberdeen Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, ID. April 27, 2004. 6p. (ID# 5595).

Plant Guide--white prairieclover (PDF; 109 KB) Majerus, M. and L. Holzworth 2004. Bozeman, MT. 3p. (ID# 5761).

Plant guide--Sandberg bluegrass (PDF; 136 KB) Majerus, M. and L. Holzworth 2004. Bozeman, Montana. 3p. (ID# 5760).

Russian Wildrye Plant Guide (PDF; 237 KB) Ogle, D.G., L. St. John, J. Cornwell, L. Holzworth, M. Majerus, D. Tober, K. Jensen, and K. Sanders 2004. USDA NRCS. Boise, ID. October 2004. 6p. (ID# 5773).

Planting Guide: American Hazelnut (PDF; 215 KB) Henry, J., S. Bruckerhoff, and J. Kaiser 2001. USDA-NRCS Elsberry Plant Materials Center. Elsberry, MO. Dec. 2000. 3p. (ID# 946).

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Miscellaneous Popular Articles

Ease of Establishment and Persistence of Native Wildflowers after 4 years (PDF; 236 KB) Clark, S. 2012. (ID# 11526).

Sphagnum Moss Propagation Protocol (PDF; 38 KB) Ugiansky, R. 2007. Native Plant Network, Propagation Protocol Database. Moscow, ID. 9/17/07. 6p. (ID# 7619).

New Display Nursery Planted (PDF; 160 KB) Tilley, D.J. 2004. USDA-NRCS Aberdeen Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, ID. 12/16/04. 1p. (ID# 5859).

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Major Publications

Florida Native Seed Production Manual (PDF; 4.0 MB) Pfaff, S., M.A. Gonter, and C. Maura 2002. USDA-NRCS Brooksville Plant Materials Center and Florida Institute of Phosphate Research. Brooksville, FL. Jun. 2002. 65p. (ID# 2549).

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Release Brochures

'Aroostook' Cereal Rye (Secale cereale) Release Brochure (PDF; 299 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 3p. (ID# 12509).

'Catskill' Dwarf Sand Cherry (Prunus pumila var. depressa) Plant Releases Brochure (PDF; 273 KB) USDA NRCS Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. May 2015. 2p. (ID# 12619).

'Copper' Chinquapin (Castanea pumila) Release Brochure (PDF; 542 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 2p. (ID# 12514).

'Golden Jubilee' Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta) Release Brochure (PDF; 329 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 2p. (ID# 12513).

'Greenbank' Sandbar Willow (Salix interior) Plant Release Brochure (PDF; 143 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 2p. (ID# 12557).

'Keystone' Buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis) Release Brochure (PDF; 369 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 2p. (ID# 12512).

'Meadowcrest' Eastern Gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides) Plant Release Brochure (PDF; 447 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 3p. (ID# 12558).

'Niagara' Big Bluestem (Andropogon gerardii) Release Brochure (PDF; 249 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 2p. (ID# 12510).

'Ruby' Red Osier Dogwood (Cornus sericea ssp. sericea) Release Brochure (PDF; 387 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 2p. (ID# 12508).

'Shelter' Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum) Release Brochure (PDF; 405 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 2p. (ID# 12507).

'Spike' Hybrid Poplar (Populus deltoides x Populus nigra) Release Brochure (PDF; null) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 2p. (ID# 12506).

'Tioga' Deertongue (Dichanthelium clandestinum) Release Brochure (PDF; 259 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 2p. (ID# 12505).

Glacial Lake Albany Germplasm Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa) Release Brochure (PDF; 231 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 2p. (ID# 12515).

Glacial Lake Albany Germplasm Wild Lupine (Lupinus perennis) Release Brochure (PDF; 189 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 2p. (ID# 12511).

'Streamco' Purple Osier Willow (Salix purpurea) Plant Release Brochure (PDF; 132 KB) Clark, S. 2014. Big Flats, New York. September 2014. 2p. (ID# 12328).

Goshen Prairie Sandreed Release Brochure (PDF; 276 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2013. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. January 2013. 2p. (ID# 11692).

Kingston Germplasm Prairie Cordgrass Release Brochure (PDF; 233 KB) Clark, S. 2013. Big Flats, New York. September 2013. 3p. (ID# 11934).

Rimrock Indian ricegrass Release Brochure (PDF; 125 KB) Hybner, R. 2013. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. April 2013. 2p. (ID# 11790).

Wytana Moundscale Release Brochure (PDF; 310 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2013. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. January 2013. 2p. (ID# 11687).

Cave-in-Rock Switchgrass Release Brochure (PDF; 239 KB) Elsberry Plant Materials Center Staff 2012. Elsberry, MO. 2p. (ID# 11259).

Pryor Slender Wheatgrass Release Brochure (PDF; 227 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2012. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. March 2012. 2p. (ID# 10927).

Release Brochure Cajun Sunrise Germplasm ashy sunflower (Helianthus mollis) (PDF; 276 KB) Thomassie, G., C. Riche', and M. Houck 2012. GMPMC. Galliano, LA. 9/24/2012. 2p. (ID# 11238).

Trailhead Basin Wildrye Release Brochure (PDF; null) Winslow, S.R. 2012. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. March 2012. 2p. (ID# 10928).

'Luna' Pubescent Wheatgrass Brochure (PDF; 95 KB) Sandoval, D. 2011. Los Lunas Plant Materials Center. Los Lunas, NM. March, 2001. 2p. (ID# 10769).

Shoshone Manystem Wildrye Release Brochure (PDF; 219 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2011. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. September 2011. 2p. (ID# 10698).

Rosana Western Wheatgrass--A Conservation Plant for Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 507 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2010. Bridger PMC. U.S. Printing Office. February 2010. 1p. (ID# 9687).

Ghost Rider Purple Bluestem Brochure (PDF; 186 KB) Gonter, M.A. And J. Grabowski 2007. Brooksville PMC. Brooksville, FL. October 2007. 2p. (ID# 7651).

Eastern Gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides L.): Martin Germplasm and St. Lucie Germplasm (PDF; 129 KB) Maura, C., M.A. Gonter, and B.D. Gordon 2006. USDA-NRCS Brooksville Plant Materials Center. Brooksville, FL. March 2006. 2p. (ID# 5450).

Great Northern Germplasm Selected Class Western Yarrow (PDF; 353 KB) Winslow, S.R., M.E. Majerus, and L. Holzworth 2005. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. May 2005. 1p. (ID# 6027).

Mandan Canada wildrye release brochure (PDF; 85 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2005. USDA-NRCS, Bismarck Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. August 2012. 2p. (ID# 6149).

Stillwater Germplasm Selected Class Prairie Coneflower (PDF; 376 KB) Winslow, S. R., M.E. Majerus, and L. Holzworth 2005. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. May 2005. 1p. (ID# 6016).

Open Range Tested Class Germplasm Winterfat (PDF; 229 KB) Majerus, M. and L. Holzworth 2003. USDA-NRCS-Montana. Bozeman, MT. 4p. (ID# 5133).

Release Brochure: Iowa Germplasm Little Bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium) (PDF; 248 KB) Henry, J. and S. Bruckerhoff 2001. USDA-NRCS Elsberry Plant Materials Center. Elsberry, MO. Nov. 2001. 2p. (ID# 961).

Release Brochure: Iowa Germplasm Rattlesnake Master (Eryngium yuccifolium) (PDF; 213 KB) Henry, J. and S. Bruckerhoff 2001. USDA-NRCS Elsberry Plant Materials Center. Elsberry, MO. Dec. 2001. 2p. (ID# 962).

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Refereed Journal Articles

The Evolving Understanding of Grassland Restoration Seeding Protocols (PDF; 427 KB) Miller, C. 2013. Ecological Restoration. Madison, WI. June 2013, Vol.31:127-129. 3p. (ID# 11915).

The Pop Test: a quick aid to estimate seed quality (PDF; 180 KB) Tilley, D., D. Ogle, and B. Cornforth 2012. Native Plants Journal. Madison, WI. 12 (3): fall 2011. 6p. (ID# 10865).

Tolerance of carbon-seeded meadow barley and blue wildrye to diuron (PDF; 20 KB) Hinds-Cook, B.J., D.W. Curtis, C.A. Mallory-Smith, A.G. Hulting, K.W. Robb, D.C. Darris, and J.J. Williams 2010. 2008 Seed Production Research. Oregon State University. Corvallis, OR. May 2008. 2p. (ID# 9940).

Tolerance of established blue wildrye to herbicides (PDF; 38 KB) Hinds-Cook, B.J., D.W. Curtis, C.A. Mallory-Smith, A.G. Hulting, K.W. Robb, D.C. Darris, and J.J. Williams 2010. 2008 Seed Production Research. Oregon State University. Corvallis, OR. May 2008. 2p. (ID# 9914).

The effect of five pre-emergent herbicides on the emergence and establishment of four native wildflowers (PDF; 442 KB) Jacobs, J.S., S.R. Winslow, and M.L. Pokorny 2008. Native Plants Journal. Bloomington, IN. 8(3), Fall 2007. 8p. (ID# 7730).

Tumbling for Seed Cleaning and Conditioning (PDF; 59 KB) Dreesen, D. 2004. Native Plants Journal. Moscow, Idaho. Vol.5, No. 1, Spring 2004. 3p. (ID# 5935).

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Final Study Report

Response of Harrison Germplasm Florida Paspalum to Seed Srorage Environment, Storage Duration and Prechilling (PDF; 313 KB) Brakie, M. 2014. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. September 2014. 5p. (ID# 12281).

Study Report: Eragrostis variabilis - Propagation Trial (PDF; 708 KB) Duvauchelle, D.P. 2009. USDA/ NRCS PIA Hoolehua PMC. Hoolehua, Hawaii. March 2009. 5p. (ID# 8435).

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Published Symposium Proceedings

Effect of Container Size and Fertilization on Field Establishment of Sweetgrass Plants (PDF; 80 KB) Grabowski, J.M., M.J. Williams, T. Socha, D. Findlay, and M.A. Gonter 2013. 8th Eastern Native Grass Symposium, VA Tech. Univ. publisher. Charlottesville, VA. Oct. 1-4, 2012. 6p. (ID# 11433).

Executive Summary--Establishment and seed production of native forbs used in restoration (PDF; 52 KB) Wiese, J., F. Menalled, J. Jacobs, B. Maxwell, and S.R. Winslow 2007. Native Wildflower Seed Production Research Symposium, Leu Gardens Orlando, Florida. Quincy, Florida. July 19-20, 2007. 7p. (ID# 7601).

Asexual plant propagation: Special technology and considerations for successful high altitude revegetation (PDF; 30 KB) Scianna, J.D., S.R. Winslow, M.E. Majerus, L.M. Gruber, and S.A. Reid 1998. In Proceedings: High Altitude Revegetation Workshop No. 13 Colorado Water Resources Institute, Information Series and Colorado State University-Fort Collins.. Mar. 1988. 6p. (ID# 2633).

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Technical Notes

LAPMC Tech Note 1 Louisiana Seeding Rate Tables revised (PDF; 494 KB) Houck, M. 2013. LAPMS. Alexandria, LA. September 2013. 16p. (ID# 11900).

Technical Note 4: Reading Seed Packaging Labels and Calculating Seed Mixtures (PLS - What it is and How to use it) (PDF; 595 KB) Hoag, J.C., L. St. John, and D.G. Ogle 2002. USDA-NRCS. Boise, Idaho. ID-PM-TN No 4 October 2002 revision. 15p. (ID# 4265).

LAPMC Tech Note 9 Conservation Seed Vendors For Louisiana Revised May 2012 (PDF; 65 KB) Houck, M. 2012. GMPMC. Alexandria, LA. May 2012. 4p. (ID# 11237).

LAPMC Tech Note 10 Understanding Seed Certification and Seed Labels (PDF; 134 KB) Houck, M. 2009. Alexandria, LA. July 2009. 6p. (ID# 9030).

LAPMC Tech Note 11 Understanding Seeding Rate, Recommended Planting Rates, and Pure Live Seed (PDF; 133 KB) Houck, M. 2009. Alexandria, LA. July 2009. 4p. (ID# 9045).

LAPMC Tech Note 12 Calculating Seed Mixtures - Steps to Guide You In Developing Conservation Seed Mixtures (PDF; 138 KB) Houck, M. 2009. Alexandria, LA. July 2009. 8p. (ID# 9046).

Conservation Planting Methods for Native and Introduced Species (PDF; 112 KB) Houck, M. 2009. Alexandria, LA. August 2009. 6p. (ID# 9048).

Technical Note 14: Seed Production Standards for Conservation Plants in the Intermountain West (PDF; 205 KB) Cornforth, B., L. St John, and D.G. Ogle 2002. USDA-NRCS Aberdeen Plant Materials Center. Boise, ID. ID-TN14, Dec. 2001. 13p. (ID# 449).

LAPMC Tech Note 16 Container Grown Wetland Plants (PDF; 73 KB) Houck, M. 2010. LAPMS. Louisiana. June 2010. 4p. (ID# 9975).

Technical Note 16: Seed Production of Tufted Hairgrass (PDF; 102 KB) Darris, D.C., S.M. Lambert, and W. Young III 1995. USDA-NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Portland, OR. TN 16. 5p. (ID# 578).

LAPMC Tech Note 17 Vegetative Wetland Plants (PDF; 73 KB) Houck, M. 2010. LAPMS. Louisiana. June 2010. 4p. (ID# 9976).

Technical Note 17: Seed Production of Blue Wildrye (Elymus glaucus) (PDF; 50 KB) Darris, D.C., S.M. Lambert, and W. Young III 1996. USDA-NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Portland, OR. Apr. 1996. 4p. (ID# 579).

LAPMC Tech Note 19 When To Plant Conservation Species in Louisiana Part A (PDF; 94 KB) Houck, M. 2011. GMPMC. Alexandria, LA. Tech Note 19. 2p. (ID# 10576).

Technical Note 24(OR)/39(WA): Producing Pacific Northwest native trees and shrubs in hardwood cutting blocks of stooling beds (PDF; 67 KB) Crowder, W., and D. Darris 1999. USDA-NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Portland, OR. OR-TN24/WA-TN38; Nov. 1999. 13p. (ID# 468).

Technical Note 25. Plant guide for common camas (Camassia quamash): ethnobotany, culture, management, and use (PDF; 32 KB) Stevens, M., D.C. Darris, and S.M. Lambert 2000. USDA-NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Portland, OR. Mar. 2000. 10p. (ID# 2978).

Technical Note 34: Improved Processing of Rocky Mountain Juniper Seed (PDF; 184 KB) Scianna, J.D. 2000. USDA-NRCS Bridger Plant Materials Center Staff. Bridger, MT. TN MT-34. 4p. (ID# 2616).

Technical Note No. 35. Quick Methods to Estimate Seed Quality (PDF; 224 KB) Tilley, D., D. Ogle, and B. Cornforth 2010. IPDMC. Boise, Idaho. 11/16/10. 10p. (ID# 10081).

Technical Note 35: Collecting Plant Materials (PDF; 251 KB) Maura, C. and G. Peckham 1997. USDA-NRCS Brooksville Plant Materials Center. Brooksville, FL. FL-TN35, 1997. 4p. (ID# 1877).

Technical Note 37: Identification, ecology, use, and culture of Sitka alder (Alnus viridis ssp. sinuata) (PDF; 420 KB) Darris, D.C. 2005. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Portland, OR. April 2005. 16p. (ID# 6825).

Technical Note No. 55. The Jet Harvester: A Shop Built Tool for Harvesting Forb and Shrub Seed (PDF; 580 KB) Bair, C. and D. Tilley 2010. IDPMC. Boise, ID. 10/7/2010. 6p. (ID# 10073).

Blanketflower Gaillardia aristata: A Conservation Wildflower for Use in the Northern Great Plains and Rocky Mountains (PDF; 317 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2011. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. September 2011. 3p. (ID# 10693).

Indian Ricegrass Achnatherum hymenoides: A native Conservation Grass for Use in the Northern Great Plains and Rocky Mountains (PDF; 179 KB) Hybner, R. 2011. Bridger Plant Materials Center Staff. Bridger, MT. September 2011. 4p. (ID# 10694).

Seedbed Preparation for Conservation Plantings (PDF; 227 KB) Taliga, C. 2011. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver Colorado. September 2011. 5p. (ID# 10713).

Sunflower: Native Sunflowers for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 808 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2015. Bridger Plant Materials Center. Bozeman, MT. December 2014. 9p. (ID# 12457).

Russian Wildrye Psathyrostachys juncea: An Introduced Conservation Grass for Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 223 KB) Hybner, Roger 2014. Bridger PMC. Bridger PMC. MT-100. 5p. (ID# 12310).

Sandberg Bluegrass Poa Secunda: A Conservation Grass for Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 292 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2013. Bridger PMC. Bridger, Montana. December 2013. 4p. (ID# 12047).

Prairie Sandreed Calamovilfa longifolia: A Conservation Grass for Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 297 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2013. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. January 2013. 5p. (ID# 11693).

Basin Wildrye Leymus cinereus: A Conservation Grass for Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 323 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2012. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. September 2012. 5p. (ID# 11283).

Fourwing Saltbush Atriplex canescens: A Conservation Shrub for use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 297 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2012. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. September 2012. 6p. (ID# 11284).

Slender Wheatgrass Elymus trachycaulus: A Conservation Grass for Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 270 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2012. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. September 2012. 5p. (ID# 11282).

LAPMC Tech Note Appendix 1 - Planting Rates for Louisiana by MLRA's (PDF; 88 KB) Houck, M. 2010. LAPMS. Louisiana. March 2010. 15p. (ID# 9979).

Collecting Seed Materials Plant Materials Technical Note (PDF; 268 KB) Brakie, M. 2010. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. 3/24/10. 5p. (ID# 9243).

Legume Inoculation (PDF; 88 KB) Miller, R., J. Kaiser, and D. Ogle 2010. USDA NRCS. Boise, Idaho. TN26; October 2010. 5p. (ID# 10092).

Conservation Seed Production (PDF; 18 KB) Houck, M.J. 2006. Knox City PMC. Knox City, TX. February 2006. 1p. (ID# 6495).

Plant Germplasm Development: Traditional and Alternative Approaches (PDF; 1 MB) Ogle, D.G., S. Young, B. Schrumpf, and E. Amberson 2006. USDA NRCS and AOSCA. Boise, ID. December 2006. 13p. (ID# 6990).

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Other Publication Types

Propagation protocol for herbaceous mimosa (Native Plant Journal online database) (PDF; 120 KB) Brakie, M., A. Shadow, and M. Woody 2013. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, Texas. August 9, 2013. (ID# 11871).

Seed collection request for dune scurfpea (Psoralidium lanceolatum) (PDF; 111 KB) Tilley, D. 2011. Aberdeen Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, ID. 1/4/2011. 2p. (ID# 10219).

Seed collection request for lobeleaf groundsel (Packera multilobata) (PDF; 137 KB) Tilley, D. 2011. Aberdeen Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, ID. 1/4/2011. 2p. (ID# 10220).

Seed collection request for tapertip hawksbeard (Crepis acuminata) (PDF; 127 KB) Tilley, D. 2011. Aberdeen Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, ID. 1/4/2011. 2p. (ID# 10221).

Propagation protocol for production of Elymus glaucus Buckl. Seeds. (PDF; 50 KB) Flessner, T.R. and J. Trindle 2004. Protocol information, Native Plant Network, University of Idaho. Moscow, Idaho. 2003. 5p. (ID# 9819).

Propagation protocol for production of Bromus carinatus. Seeds. (PDF; 44 KB) Flessner, T.R. and J. Trindle 2004. Protocol information, Native Plant Network, University of Idaho. Moscow, Idaho. 2003. 3p. (ID# 9959).

Propagation protocol for production of Bromus vulgaris (Hook.) Shear seeds (seed). (PDF; 48 KB) Flessner, T.R. and J. Trindle 2004. Protocol information, Native Plants Network, University of Idaho. Moscow, Idaho. 2003. 5p. (ID# 9960).

Propagation protocol for production of Carex mertensii Prescott ex Bong;. Seeds. (PDF; 44 KB) Flessner, T.R. and J. Trindle 2004. Protocol information, Native Plant Network, University of Idaho. Moscow, Idaho. 2003. 3p. (ID# 9961).

Propagation protocol for production of Carex pachystachya Sham. Ex steud. seeds (PDF; 47 KB) Flessner, T.R. and J. Trindle 2004. Protocol information, Native Plant Network, University of Idaho. Moscow, Idaho. 2003. 4p. (ID# 9962).

Propagation protocol for production of container Carex halliana Bailey plants (1-gallon containers) (PDF; 43 KB) Trindle, J.D. and T.R. Flessner 2004. Protocol information, Native Plant Network, University of Idaho. Moscow, Idaho. 2003. 3p. (ID# 9928).

Propagation protocol for production of container Cornus canadensis L. plants (1 yr plugs) (PDF; 43 KB) Flessner, T.R. and J. Trindle 2004. Protocol information, Native Plant Network, University of Idaho. Moscow, Idaho. 2003. 3p. (ID# 9818).

Propagation protocol for production of container Ericameria bloomeri (Gray) J.F. Macbr. Plants (PDF; 41 KB) Trindle, J.D. and T.R. Flessner 2004. Protocol information, Native Plant Network, University of Idaho. Moscow, Idaho. 2003. 3p. (ID# 9924).

Propagation protocol for production of container Eriogonum marifolium Torr. & Gray plants (PDF; 40 KB) Trindle, J.D. and T.R. Flessner 2004. Protocol information, Native Plant Network, University of Idaho. Moscow, Idaho. 2003. 2p. (ID# 9925).

Propagation protocol for production of container Holodiscus discolor (Pursh) Maxim. Plants (1 gallon containers) (PDF; 42 KB) Flessner, T.R. and J. Trindle 2004. Protocol information, Native Plant Network, University of Idaho. Moscow, Idaho. 2003. 2p. (ID# 9965).

Propagation protocol for production of Anaphalis margaritacea (L.) Benth. seeds (seed from seed increase) (PDF; 45 KB) Flessner, T.R. and J. Trindle 2003. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org. Moscow, ID. 2003. 5p. (ID# 9963).

Propagation protocol for production of Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt. seeds (Seed) (PDF; 40 KB) Flessner, T.R. and J. Trindle 2003. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org. Moscow, ID. 2003. 3p. (ID# 9964).

Propagation protocol for production of container Acer glabrum Torr plants (1-gallon container) (PDF; 42 KB) Trindle, J.D. and T.R. Flessner 2003. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org. Moscow, ID. 2003. 3p. (ID# 9927).

Propagation protocol for production of container Anaphalis margaritacea (L.) Benth. Plants (1-year plugs) (PDF; 45 KB) Trindle, J.D. and T.R. Flessner 2003. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org. Moscow, ID. 2003. 4p. (ID# 9920).

Propagation protocol for production of container Aquilegia formosa Fisch. ex DC. plants (1-year plugs) (PDF; 41 KB) Trindle, J.D. and T.R. Flessner 2003. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org. Moscow, ID. 2003. 3p. (ID# 9921).

Propagation protocol for vegetative production of container Arctostaphylos nevadensis Gray plants (1-gallon containers) (PDF; 42 KB) Trindle, J.D. and T.R. Flessner 2003. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org. Moscow, ID. 2003. 4p. (ID# 9922).

Propagation protocol for vegetative production of container Arctostaphylos patula Greene plants (6) (PDF; 40 KB) Trindle, J.D. and T.R. Flessner 2003. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org. Moscow, ID. 2003. 3p. (ID# 9923).

Propagation protocol for production of container Acer circinatum Pursh plants (1-gallon 2-year seedlings) (PDF; 44 KB) Flessner, T.R. and J. Trindle 2002. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org. Moscow, ID. 2002. 5p. (ID# 9817).

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