Department of Environmental Horticulture

University of California, Davis, CA 95616 -8187


Major Research Interests

Relevant Publications

Stoutemyer, M.R. and D.W. Burger. 1998. Calorespirometric studies of in vitro-grown carnation (Dianthus caryophyllus L. Var. ‘Improved White Sim') shoot tips. Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture (in press, 5/98)

Burger, D.W., G.W. Forister and R. Gross. 1997. Short and long-term effects of treeshelters on the root and stem growth of landscape trees. Journal of Arboriculture 23(2):49-56.

Švihra, P., D.W. Burger and R.W. Harris. 1996. Treeshelter effect on root development of redwood trees. Journal of Arboriculture 22(4):174-179.

Burger, D.W., G.W. Forister and P.A. Kiehl. 1996. Height, caliper growth, and biomass response of ten shade tree species to treeshelters. Journal of Arboriculture 22(4):161-166.

Burger, D.W., P. Svihra and R. Harris. 1992. Treeshelter use in producing container-grown trees. HortScience 27(1):30-32.

Soffer, H., D.W. Burger and J.H. Lieth. 1991. Plant growth and development of Chrysanthemum and Ficus in aero- hydroponics: Response to low dissolved oxygen concentrations. Scientia Horticulturć 45:287-294.

Burger, D.W., L. Liu, K.W. Zary & C.I. Lee. 1990. Organogenesis and plant regeneration from immature embryos of Rosa hybrida L. Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture 21:147-152.

Lee, C.I. and D.W. Burger. 1988. In vitro propagation of Salix scoulerana (Barrat ex Hook). Plant Propagator II(3):6-7.

Burger, D.W. 1987. In vitro micropropagation of Eucalyptus sideroxylon. HortScience 22(3):496-497.

Liu, L. and D.W. Burger. 1986. In vitro propagation of Easter Lily from pedicels. HortScience 21(6):1437-1438.

Burger, D.W., L. Liu and L. Wu. 1985. Rapid micropropagation of Paulownia tomentosa. HortScience 20(4):760-761.