EASTERN DECIDUOUS TREES
- Branching Out. Abramovitz, Melissa // Boys' Life;Aug2003, Vol. 93 Issue 8, p11
Presents information on trees, such as the deadly tree and the largest tree fruit.
- Professor Pinecone's MYS-TREES! Hofmann, Kate // Ranger Rick;Jun2007, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p7
The article offers information regarding mysteries surrounding various types of trees.
- Secrets of the trophy trees. Allen, Mel // Yankee;Sep99, Vol. 63 Issue 9, p56
Focuses on the story of the notable trees in New England. Descriptions of each tree; Size of the trees; Location of the different trees; Role of the poets in history; Inspiration of the poets; Lists of the oldest, biggest and most historic trees in New England.
- Vegetation of the Virgin Islands. // Monkeyshines on America;May98 Territory: V.I. & Navassa, p18
Provides information on vegetation in the Virgin Islands of the United States. Number of plant species throughout the islands; Trees and flowering plants native to the islands.
- Differences in needle morphology between blister rust resistant and susceptible western white pine stocks. Woo, Kwan-Soo; Fins, Lauren; McDonald, Geral I.; Wiese, Maurice V. // Canadian Journal of Forest Research;Nov2001, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p1880
Evaluates needle traits on three groups of western white pine (Pinus monticola Dougl.) seedlings: four open-pollinated families that ranked high for the "reduced needle lesion frequency" type of resistance to blister rust, four blister rust susceptible families and two bulk lots from a seed...
- Window Wonders! Make a SUNCATCHER. Cowan, Mary Morton // Appleseeds;Oct2003, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p12
In the fall, many leaves turn brilliant shades of red, yellow, and orange. So, one can make a suncatcher with favorite leaves. The article describes the procedure to make a suncatcher.
- Epicormic Branches: a Growth Indicator for the Tropical Forest Tree, Dicorynia guianensis Amshoff (Caesalpiniaceae). E. Nicolini; Y. Caraglio; R. PÉLISSIER; C. Leroy; J-C. Roggy // Annals of Botany;7/1/2003, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p97
Architectural analyses of temperate tree species using a chronological approach suggest that the expression of epicormic branches is closely related to low growth rates in the axes that make up the branching system. Therefore, sole consideration of epicormic criteria may be sufficient to...
- Nutritional interactions in mixed species forests: a synthesis. Rothe, Andreas; Binkley, Dan // Canadian Journal of Forest Research;Nov2001, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p1855
Reviews the empirical evidence on the nutritional interactions of tree species in mixtures, including information on foliar nutrition, soil nutrient supply, rates of nutrient input, and patterns of root distribution. Linear effects that were most common, with mixtures intermediate in value...
- Branch Lengths and Support: Revisited. Morrison, David A. // Systematic Biology;Dec2003, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p849
Comments on the article about the concept of whether the branch lengths of phylogenetic trees can be used to indicate support for the component clades. Artificial DNA sequence data matrix; Four maximum-likelihood trees; Default settings of the DNAML program of Felsenstein.