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- Broome, Alice; Connolly, Thomas; Quine, Christopher P.
- Forest ecology and management 2014 v.314 pp. 94-103
- grouse, etc ; plantations; forests; felling; Tetrao urogallus; flora; information management; Vaccinium myrtillus; planting; woodlands; Vaccinium vitis-idaea; Pinus sylvestris; shrubs; age structure; forest litter; environmental factors; timber production; Calluna vulgaris; stand basal area; habitats; Scotland; Show all 21 Subjects
- ... In Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris) forests the composition of the ground flora can be affected by the amount of light reaching the forest floor, influencing the balance between the three common ericaceous shrubs bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus), cowberry (Vacciniumvitis-idaea) and heather (Calluna vulgaris). A pinewood ground flora with more than 20% bilberry cover is considered good habitat for caper ...