Looking for Pacific Yew seed

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Looking for Pacific Yew seed

Post by Jeremy C » Fri, 17 Jan 2003 14:01:10



Here's a strange request.

I need to get my hands on a few hundred Pacific Yew seeds.  The botanical
name is "Taxus brevifolia."  I am considering a little research.

Thanks in advance.
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Jeremy C.

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Looking for Pacific Yew seed

Post by MLEBLAN » Sun, 19 Jan 2003 02:15:57



Quote:

>I need to get my hands on a few hundred Pacific Yew seeds.  The botanical
>name is "Taxus brevifolia."  I am considering a little research.

>Thanks in advance.

You might contact the Mendocino National Forest at this address

Mendocino National Forest
Genetic Resource Center
2741 Kramer Lane
Chico CA 95928        tel 530.934.3316

they did a lot of research into Taxus and taxol

good luck
Emilie
NorCal