Felling pines: Doing it sooner rather than later is better for fynbos

Posted by on November 22, 2017 2:35 pm
Categories: Top News

Here’s some advice for landowners wanting to remove pine trees in the hope of seeing fynbos plants on their properties again: do so before the trees have grown there for more than 30 years. The longer they wait, the less likely the chances that any fynbos seeds will be left in the soil to sprout successfully, according to researchers.

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