Table 1: Various characteristics of aspen seedlings following one of three RF treatments.

Treatment

Seedling CharacteristicNot-ShieldedMock-Shielded Shielded

No. leaders4 (0, 6) 2 (0, 7)3 (0, 3)
Leader length (cm)22 (0, 52)17 (0, 43)31 (0, 53)
No. Leaves27 (0, 37)16 (0, 34)16 (0, 31)
Leaf area (cm )87.4 (0, 165.8)72.8 (0, 186.7)170 (0, 219.8)
No. seedlings producing leaders and leaves778
No. seedlings out of 9 producing anthocyanins008

Median (min, max)