Giant Miscanthus—Rhizomes v. Plugs
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Giant Miscanthus (Miscanthus x giganteus) is one of the most promising biomass crop candidates for the Midwest, but as a sterile hybrid perennial grass, it must be vegetatively propagated. Learn about how Research at Iowa State University indicates there is no significant yield difference between rhizome and plug propagation by the second growing season.
Agronomy and Crop Sciences
Boersma, Nic and Heaton, Emily A., "Giant Miscanthus—Rhizomes v. Plugs" (2011). Extension and Outreach Publications. 246.
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