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Information Brochures and Flyers

Native Legumes of East Texas and the Western Coastal Plains (PDF; 5.7 MB) Alan Shadow 2015. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. August 2015. 4p. (ID# 12684).

Five Keys to Successful Grass Seeding (PDF; 596 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2003. USDA-NRCS, Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. April 2003. 2p. (ID# 4959).

Big Bluestem - High Quality Summer Forage for the Northern Plains (PDF; 802 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2002. USDA-NRCS Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. March 2004. 2p. (ID# 3587).

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Plant Fact Sheets

Miscanthus Vegetative Barriers for Soil Conservation (PDF; 677 KB) Burgdorf, D. and C. Coulon 2009. Rose Lake PMC. East Lansing, MI. February 2009. 1p. (ID# 8499).

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

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Plant Guides

Desert Willow (PDF; 401 KB) John M. Row 2014. Manhattan Plant Materials Center. Manhattan, KS. August 2014. 4p. (ID# 12293).

Late Lilac (Syringa villosa) Plant Guide (PDF; 143 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2013. USDA NRCS Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. June 2013. 2p. (ID# 11795).

Little Bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium) Plant Guide (PDF; 305 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2013. USDA NRCS Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. August 2015. 4p. (ID# 11794).

Manchurian Crabapple (Malus mandshurica) Plant Guide (PDF; 214 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2013. USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. Bismarck, ND. June 2013. 3p. (ID# 11796).

Bladderpod Plant Guide (PDF; 89 KB) Smither-Kopperl, M. 2012. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. May 25, 2012. 2p. (ID# 11060).

Sticky Whiteleaf Manzanita Plant Guide (PDF; 213 KB) Shirley, C. 2012. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. May 25, 2012. 4p. (ID# 11062).

Sheep Fescue Plant Guide (PDF; 541 KB) Ogle, D., M. Stannard, P. Scheinost, and L. St. John 2010. Boise, ID and Pullman, WA. Published 2010, revised November 2014. 4p. (ID# 12477).

Plant Guide: Chrysopogon zizanioides ('SUNSHINE' Vetivergrass) (PDF; 123 KB) Joy, R.J. 2009. USDA/ NRCS PIA. Honolulu, Hawaii. May 2009. 6p. (ID# 9015).

Plant Guide Giant Sandreed (Calamovilfa gigantea) (PDF; 330 KB) Richard Wynia 2007. PLANTS Database. Baton Rouge, LA. March 13, 2007. 3p. (ID# 12530).

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Major Publications

A Comprehensive Guide of Cover Crop Species Used in the Northeast United States (PDF; 804 KB) Clark, S. 2011. Big Flats Plant Materials Center. Corning, New York. Sept 21, 2011. 45p. (ID# 10645).

'TROPIC SHORE' Seashore Paspalum, Paspalum vaginatum Sw. (PDF; 1.3 MB) Joy, R.J.; Rotar, P.P. 1991. University of Hawaii, CTAHR; USDA/ NRCS Hawaii. Honolulu, Hawaii. January 1991. 4p. (ID# 1400).

'TROPIC LALO' Paspalum, Paspalum hieronymii Hack. (PDF; 916 KB) Joy, R.J.; Rotar P.P. 1984. University of Hawaii, CTAHR; USDA/ NRCS Hawaii. Honolulu, Hawaii. July 1984. 7p. (ID# 1399).

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Release Brochures

'Cucamonga' California Brome Release Brochure (PDF; 238 KB) Lockeford Plant Materials Center Staff 2017. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. December, 2017. 2p. (ID# 11063).

Release Brochure - Bridger-Select Rocky Mountain juniper Juniperus scopulorum Sarg. (PDF; 232 KB) Scianna, J.D. 2017. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. 2017. 2p. (ID# 13123).

Release Brochure - Ekalaka Germplasm bur oak Quercus macrocarpa Michx. (PDF; 327 KB) Scianna, J.D. 2017. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. 2017. 2p. (ID# 13122).

'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).

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

'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).

'Alma' Blue Grama, A Conservation Plant Release (PDF; 407 KB) Sandoval, D. 2014. Los Lunas PMC. Los Lunas, NM. March 28, 2014. 2p. (ID# 12138).

'Maleza' Mountain Whitethorn Release Brochure (PDF; 292 KB) Lockeford Plant Materials center 2014. Lockeford Plant Materials center. Lockeford, CA. 2p. (ID# 12280).

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

Conservation Plant Release: 'Seco' Barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) (PDF; 312 KB) Dial, H. 2014. USDA NRCS Tucson Plant Materials Center. Tucson, Arizona. May 2014. 2p. (ID# 12167).

'Midwest' Manchurian Crabapple (PDF; 331 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2013. USDA-NRCS Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. June 2013. 2p. (ID# 11922).

'Pierre' Sideoats Grama (PDF; 824 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2013. USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. Bismarck, ND. June 2013. 2p. (ID# 11793).

'Sakakawea' silver buffaloberry (PDF; 540 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2013. USDA-NRCS Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. June 2013. 2p. (ID# 11923).

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

Tomahawk Indiangrass (PDF; 504 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2013. USDA NRCS Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. June 2013. 2p. (ID# 11792).

'Zorro' Annual Fescue Release Brochure (PDF; 233 KB) Lockeford Plant Materials Center Staff 2012. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. June 2012. 2p. (ID# 11064).

Release Brochure - Rosana Western Wheatgrass (PDF; 507 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2010. Bridger PMC. U.S. Printing Office. February 2010. 1p. (ID# 9687).

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Refereed Journal Articles

'Windbreaker' Cultivar Big Sacaton a Foundation Class of Certified Seed (PDF; 891 KB) Goodson, D.G., G.A. Fenchel, and D.R. Dreesen 2012. Los Lunas Plant Materials Center, Los Lunas, NM. Madison, WI. Native Plants Journal, 13, 1, Spring 2012. 8p. (ID# 10940).

Pre- and Postemergence Herbicide Tolerance of Tropical Fimbry, a Native Hawaiian Sedge with Potential Use for Roadside Revegetation (PDF; 634 KB) Baldos, O.C.; DeFrank, J; Sakamoto, G.S. 2012. Hort Technology, An American Society for Horticultural Science. Alexandria, Virginia. February 2012. 5p. (ID# 12484).

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Final Study Report

Corn/Cover Crop Interseeding Trial (PDF; 669 KB) Tilley, D. and M. Winger 2015. IDPMC. Aberdeen, ID. 2/24/15. 5p. (ID# 12526).

Evaluation of Drought Tolerant Cover Crops for California's Central Valley (PDF; 665 KB) Margaret Smither-Kopperl and Shirley Alvarez 2015. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. February 10, 2015. 7p. (ID# 12523).

Study Report (UH-CTAHR): Finding Ways to Increase the Large Scale Utilization of Native Hawaiian Plants for Erosion Control (PDF; 932 KB) Sakamoto, G.S.; DeFrank, J. 2008. University of Hawaii, CTAHR/ TPSS; USDA/ NRCS PIA Hoolehua PMC. Honolulu, Hawaii. September 2008. 10p. (ID# 8077).

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Published Symposium Proceedings

Evaluating Seeding Techniques and Native Plant Establishment in Restoration of the Pinedale Anticline, Wyoming. (PDF; 1.1 MB) Winslow, S.R.,, K.J. Clause, R. Hybner, and J. Jacobs 2008. High Altitude Revegetation Workshop. Fort Collins, CO. Eighteenth, March 2008. 25p. (ID# 8009).

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Technical Notes

Technical Note-PM-14-MT-101: Hybrid Wheatgrass Elymus hoffmannii: Introduced Grasses for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 335 KB) Hybner, R., L. St. John, H. Steppuhn 2014. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. MT-101. 6p. (ID# 12311).

Technical Note-PM-14-MT-103: Western Yarrow Achillea millefolium var. occidentalis A Native Forb for Conservation in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 642 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2014. Bridger PMC, Bridger, MT. Bozeman, MT. MT-103. 6p. (ID# 12313).

Technical Note-PM-14-MT-104: Rocky Mountain Beeplant Cleome serrulata: A Native Annual Forb for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 367 KB) Winslow, S. R. 2014. Bridger PMC. Bridger MT. Bozeman, MT. MT-104. 5p. (ID# 12314).

Technical Note-PM-15-MT-106: Radish: An Introduced Cover Crop for Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 237 KB) Hybner, R. 2015. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. MT-106. 6p. (ID# 12456).

Technical Note-PM-16-MT-114: Sandberg Bluegrass - Poa secunda. A Native Grass for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 529 KB) Scianna, J. and R. Winslow 2016. Bridger, Montana PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-114. 5p. (ID# 12935).

Technical Note-PM-16-MT-115: Effect of Seedling Root Length on the Survival and Establishment of Plains Cottonwood Populus deltoides in a Riparian Planting in Eastern Montana (PDF; 729 KB) Scianna, J., Kilian, R., Muscha, J. and J. Jacobs 2016. Bridger, Montana PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-115. 8p. (ID# 12934).

Technical Note-PM-16-MT-116: Sideoats grama - Bouteloua curtipendula (Michx.) Torr. A Native Perennial Warm Season Grass for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 305 KB) Kilian, R. 2016. Bridger, MT PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-116. 7p. (ID# 12937).

Technical Note-PM-16-MT-117: Heavy Metal Analysis of Plants Tested in the Stucky Ridge Comparative Evaluation Planting (PDF; 3 MB) LeFebvre, J. 2016. Bridger, MT PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-117. 14p. (ID# 12936).

Biology Technical Note #3 - Establishment of Vegetative Sod Strips in Greenhouse for Use in Vegetative Barriers (PDF; 723 KB) Leif, J. 2008. Rose Lake PMC. E. Lansing, MI. September 2008. 9p. (ID# 8120).

Technical Note-PM-14-MT-46 (rev. 4): Seeding Rates for Conservation Species (PDF; 310 KB) Majerus, M., J. Scianna, and J. Jacobs 2013. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-46 (rev. 4). 12p. (ID# 12046).

LAPMC Tech Note 5 Plant Materials for Contour Buffer Strips (PDF; 49 KB) Houck, M. 2007. Louisiana PM program. Alexandria, LA. January 2007. 2p. (ID# 7260).

LAPMC Tech Note 6 Plant Materials for Field Borders (PDF; 103 KB) Houck, M. 2007. Louisiana PM Program. Alexandria, LA. January 2007. 2p. (ID# 7253).

PIA Plant Materials Technical Note 7.3: Pacific Island Area Vegetative Guide (Plant Establishment Procedures) (PDF; 35 KB) Joy, R.J. 2010. USDA/ NRCS PIA. Hoolehua, Hawaii. April 2010. 5p. (ID# 12483).

PIA Plant Materials Technical Note 7.2: Pacific Island Area Vegetative Guide (photos) (PDF; 4.85 MB) Joy, R.J. 2010. USDA/ NRCS PIA. Hoolehua, Hawaii. April 2010. 37p. (ID# 12481).

LAPMC Tech Note 7 Plant Materials for Filter Strips (PDF; 50 KB) Houck, M. 2007. Louisiana PM Program. Alexandria, LA. April 2007. 2p. (ID# 7517).

Technical Note-PM-12-MT-78 (rev. 1): Calculating Seeding Rates When Using Alternate-Row and Cross-Hatch Planting Techniques (PDF; 220 KB) Scianna, J.D. 2012. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-78. 4p. (ID# 11274).

Technical Note-PM-13-MT-89: Prairie Sandreed Calamovilfa longifolia: A Conservation Grass for Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 297 KB) Winslow, S.R. 2013. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. MT-89. 5p. (ID# 11693).

Trees and Shrubs for Riparian Plantings (PDF; 5 MB) Fleenor, R. and Carri Gaines 2017. USDA-NRCS Spokane State Office. Spokane, Washington. 27p. (ID# 13160).

Reclaiming Disturbed Sites (PDF; 249 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2014. USDA-NRCS Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. January 2014. 2p. (ID# 12107).

Five Reasons to Choose Native Grass Releases (PDF; 435 KB) Tober, D., W. Duckwitz, N. Jensen, and M. Knudson 2008. USDA, NRCS Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, North Dakota. January 2008. 2p. (ID# 7875).

Origins of Native Grass and Forb Releases (PDF; 392 KB) Jensen, N. 2006. USDA-NRCS Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. July 2006. 12p. (ID# 6786).

Technical Note (UH-CTAHR): Cover crops for orchards in Hawaii (PDF; 1.9 MB) Evans, D.O.; Joy, R.J.; Chia, C.L. 1988. University of Hawaii, CTAHR; USDA/ NRCS Hawaii. Honolulu, Hawaii. August 1988. 16p. (ID# 806).

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Other Publication Types

Propagation protocol for vegetative production of container Baccharis pilularis DC. plants (Rooted male vegetative cuttings in 1/2 gallon containers.); USDA NRCS - Lockeford Plant Materials Center, Lockeford, California. (PDF; 40 KB) Gomes, A., and M. Smither-Kopperl 2012. http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org/Network/ViewProtocols.aspx?View=Print&ProtocolID=3923. Moscow (ID): University of Idaho, College of Natural Resources, Forest Research Nursery.. 23 October 2012. 2p. (ID# 11430).

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