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Table 3 Silvicultural regimes for target woody crops in the eastern United States

From: A spatially explicit approach to modeling biological productivity and economic attractiveness of short-rotation woody crops in the eastern USA

Species Region Operable soilsa Planting density, trees ha−1 Initial rotation, years Coppice rotations Coppice length, years Total rotation length, years
Pinus taeda Southeast S, SL, CL, C 2224 12 0 0 12
Populus deltoides South SL, CL, C 1730 8 2 8 24
Hybrid Populus North SL, CL, C 10,005 4 5 4 24
Eucalyptus grandis South Florida S, SL, CL, C 1730 5 2 5 15
Eucalyptus benthamii Southeast S, SL, CL, C 1730 5 2 5 15
  1. aSoil textures: S sandy, SL silt loam, CL clay loam, C clay