Table 1 - Provenance trials - basic data

TRIALPLANTING DATEGRID REFSITE TYPE & ELEVATIONNo OF SOURCESASSESSMENTSCOMMENTS
Dunkeld 21 Perthshire 1997 NN981481 Stony gleyed upland brown earth 280 m 41 Height years 1,3,6,10 Flushing year 3 Form years 3,4 Testing site with many seed sources showing poor growth.
Moray 64 Elgin, Moray 1998 NJ286566 Brown earth 127 m 45 Height years 1,3,6,10 Flushing year3 Lowland former arable site.
Glen Trool 33 Galloway 1999 NX361662 Brown earth 65 m 41 Height 2,6 Form years 2 Trial was consolidated from 3 to 2 replicates
Kintyre 20 Argyll 2001 NR775770 Gleyed upland brown earth 26m 41 Height years 0,1,2,6 Damp western site with gleyed soils.
Ballynoe Cork Ireland 2001   ? 41 Height years 3,6  
Thetford 312 Norfolk 2003 TL791818 Sandy brown earth 35 m 35 Height years 0,1,3 Flushing year 5 Senescence year 4 Excellent early growth, largely weed-free
Llandovery 41 Carmarthen 2003 SN820530 Peaty soils 430 m 35 Height years 3 Very exposed site.Plots on peaty soil abandoned
Llandovery 42 Carmarthen 2003 SN568097 Brown earth 122 m 33 Height years 2,3 Former grazing land
Drummond 34 Perthshire 2003 NN705435 Upland brown earth and brown gley 220m 33 Height years 2,3 Flushing year 5 Senescence year 4 Missing French and one Welsh seed source. A fertile site, damp in places. Bracken in SW corner damaged 10 plots.
Dornoch 11 Easter Ross 2003 NH773931 Upland brown earth 140 m 16 Height years 1,3 Felled pine stand