Table 1.

Mean height growth (cm) and general appearance of seedlings from 3 species grown under 3 different conditions in 1992 and 1993.

Growth conditionsHeight growthGeneral appearance
Roadside soil, pots25.6 b141.2 c2.82b5.8 b
Peat, pots86.8 a91.9 b5.8 a6.9 a
Peat, beds84.3 a119.4a5.7 a7.0 a
  • 1 Values followed by the same letter within a column are not significantly different at P = 0.05 according to Ryan-Einot-Gabriel-Welsh (REGWQ) multiple-range test.

  • 2 Scale 0–9.