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Plant Guides

Plant Guide for California Wildrose (Rosa californica) (PDF; 321 KB) Smither-Kopperl, M.L. 2021. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. 2021. 4p. (ID# 13761).

Plant Guide, Fava Bean, Vicia faba (PDF; 566 KB) Smither-Kopperl, M.L. 2020. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. Jan, 2020. 8p. (ID# 13528).

Plant Guide California Buckeye, Aesculus californica (PDF; 339 KB) Anderson, M.K., W. Roderick and M.L. Smither-Kopperl 2019. Lockeford PMC. Lockeford, CA. 2019. 4p. (ID# 13492).

California Poppy Plant Guide (PDF; 223 KB) Smither-Kopperl, ML 2018. Lockeford PMC. Lockeford, CA. September 2018. 8p. (ID# 13360).

Great Valley Phacelia Plant Guide (PDF; 305 KB) Smither-Kopperl, M.L. 2018. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. June 2018. 3p. (ID# 13335).

Plant Guide for Lacy Phacelia (PDF; 281 KB) Smither-Kopperl, M 2018. Lockeford PMC. Lockeford, CA. September 2018. 4p. (ID# 13361).

Plant Guide, Great Valley Gumweed, Grindelia camporum (PDF; 536 KB) Bliss, M. 2013. USDA, NRCS Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. 2019. 5p. (ID# 13490).

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Release Brochures

'Cucamonga' California Brome Release Brochure (PDF; 238 KB) Lockeford Plant Materials Center Staff 2017. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. December, 2017. 2p. (ID# 11063).

LK517f germplasm Saltgrass Release Brochure (PDF; 463 KB) Lockeford Plant Materials Center Staff 2017. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. January 2017. 2p. (ID# 12060).

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Final Study Report

Adaptation of Warm Season Cover Crops for California (PDF; 875KB) V. Bullard, M. Smither-Kopperl 2022. Lockeford PMC. Lockeford, CA. October, 2021. 21p. (ID# 13844).

Milkweed Establishment in California’s Central Valley: I. Showy Milkweed, Asclepias speciosa by Seed, Rhizome and Transplants (PDF; 2.9MB) V.Bullard, J. Kay Cruz, M. Smither-Kopperl 2020. Lockeford Plant Materials Center, Xerces Society. Lockeford, CA. September, 2020. 16p. (ID# 13648).

Milkweed Establishment in California’s Central Valley: II. Comparison of Asclepias eriocarpa, Asclepias fascicularis, and Asclepias speciosa by Seed (PDF; 2.7MB) V. Bullard, J. Kay Cruz, M. Smither-Kopperl 2020. Lockeford Plant Materials Center and Xerces Society. Lockeford, CA. September, 2020. 14p. (ID# 13649).

Milkweed Establishment in California’s Central Valley: III. Comparison of Asclepias eriocarpa, Asclepias fascicularis, and Asclepias speciosa by Transplants (PDF; 3.1MB) V. Bullard, J. Kay Cruz, M. Smither-Kopperl 2020. Lockeford PMC and Xerces Society. Lockeford, CA. September, 2020. 17p. (ID# 13650).

Evaluation of Drought Tolerant Cover Crops for California's Central Valley (PDF; 665 KB) Margaret Smither-Kopperl and Shirley Alvarez 2015. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. February 10, 2015. 7p. (ID# 12523).

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Technical Notes

Cover Crop Chart: Common Cover Crops for California CAAGTN81 (PDF; 7.7 MB) Smither-Kopperl, M., S. Hill, D. Chessman 2018. Lockeford PMC. Lockeford, CA. Agronomy 81. revised, May, 2018. 49p. (ID# 13333).

Technical Note, Adaptation of Cover Crop Cultivars to California's Central Valley (PDF; 749 KB) Bullard, V. 2020. Lockeford PMC. Lockeford, CA. January 2020. 14p. (ID# 13529).

Seedling Identification Guide for Pollinator Forbs of California’s Central Valley (PDF; 4.1MB) Prince, K.J., Smither-Kopperl, M., & Kay Cruz, J. 2021. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA 95237. Technical Note PM 89. 29p. (ID# 13726).

Dynamic Soil Properties under Different Land Management Practices (PDF; 5.8 MB) Bullard, Valerie, Genevieve Landucci and Philip Smith, 2021. Lockeford, PMC and Soil Survey. Lockeford, CA. Lockeford, May 2021. 15p. (ID# 13795).

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