Department of Energy Argonne National Laboratory Office of Science NEWTON's Homepage NEWTON's Homepage
NEWTON, Ask A Scientist!
NEWTON Home Page NEWTON Teachers Visit Our Archives Ask A Question How To Ask A Question Question of the Week Our Expert Scientists Volunteer at NEWTON! Frequently Asked Questions Referencing NEWTON About NEWTON About Ask A Scientist Education At Argonne Redwood Burl
Name: Mary Ellen R.
Status: other
Age: 60s
Location: N/A
Country: N/A
Date: 1999-2001 


Question:
Can you plant the sprouts from a redwood burl to produce another tree? If not, is there any way the burl can be used to reproduce a tree?


Replies:
The following links may be helpful

http://www.savetheredwoods.org/r_res/rrb2.htm

http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/hort/hil/hil-8702.html

http://home.hiwaay.net/~redwood/rwmyths.html

Sincerely

Anthony R. Brach



Click here to return to the Botany Archives

NEWTON is an electronic community for Science, Math, and Computer Science K-12 Educators, sponsored and operated by Argonne National Laboratory's Educational Programs, Andrew Skipor, Ph.D., Head of Educational Programs.

For assistance with NEWTON contact a System Operator (help@newton.dep.anl.gov), or at Argonne's Educational Programs

NEWTON AND ASK A SCIENTIST
Educational Programs
Building 360
9700 S. Cass Ave.
Argonne, Illinois
60439-4845, USA
Update: June 2012
Weclome To Newton

Argonne National Laboratory