Some Causes and Effects of Horizontal Density Variation in Tree Stems
Abstract:This study relates the horizontal density variation of a tree stem to the structural properties of the stem. The analysis shows that new perimeter wood strives to react efficiently to the stress stimuli, and the efficiency extends throughout the life of the tree.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Located at Houston, Texas
Publication date: March 1, 1964
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