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Yellow-Poplar (Liriodendron spp.)

  • S. A. Merkle
  • H. E. Sommer
Part of the Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry book series (AGRICULTURE, volume 16)


The genus Liriodendron, a member of the family Magnolicaceae, has only two species: Liriodendron tulipifera L. (yellow-poplar, tulip poplar, tuliptree) of eastern North America and L. chinense (Hems’.) Sarg. (Chinese tuliptree), native to central mainland China.


Somatic Embryo Conditioning Medium Somatic Embryogenesis Embryogenic Callus Embryogenic Culture 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. A. Merkle
  • H. E. Sommer
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Forest ResourcesUniversity of GeorgiaAthensUSA

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