TITLE

OUTDOOR DISCOVERY

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, Frank
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Jun2007, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the cottonwood tree. The cottonwood tree belongs to the willow family. Cottonwood is the tree of choice for fence posts, cabins, barns and coffins. Its fast-growing trunks have been used extensively for crates, boxes and packing materials. Recently, hybrid cottonwoods have found favor as a source of biofuel. The cottonwood, however, is not recommended as a street or yard tree.
ACCESSION #
25339097

 

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