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The dry-rot of incense cedar

by John Shaw Boyce

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Published in [Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dry-rot.,
  • Cedar -- Diseases and pests.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.S. Boyce ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB608.C38 B5 1917
    The Physical Object
    Paginationcover-title, 58 p.
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24131457M
    LC Control Number21004180

      Incense Cedar (Libocedrus decurrens), already noticed among the Yosemite trees, is quite generally distributed throughout the pine belt without exclusively occupying any considerable area, or even making extensive groves. On the warmer mountain slopes it ascends to about feet, and reaches the climate most congenial to it at a height of. Wood patio covers will last decades if properly maintained. And, should your current patio cover take turn for the worse, we can also repair your moisture-damaged patio cover weather it be from termites or dry rot.

    TERRY A. TATTAR, in Diseases of Shade Trees (Revised Edition), Cedar–Apple Rust Hosts. Several junipers and cedars in the genus Juniperus are susceptible, including eastern and western red cedars and horizontal and savin junipers. Numerous members of the apple family serve as alternate hosts in this disease. The material and content contained in the Greenbook label database is for general use information only. Agworld and Greenbook do not provide any guarantee or assurance that the information obtained through this service is accurate, current or correct, and are therefore not liable for any loss resulting, directly or indirectly, from reliance upon this service.

    dry rot wood preservative Go to for this book’s OLC for a downloadable version of this graphic organizer. Before You Read Preview Incense cedar Northern white cedar Port Orford cedar Southern white cedar Western red cedar Southern red . Wood. Online books by this author are available. See also what's at Wikipedia, your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms: Building materials; Forest products; Related term: Timber.


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The dry-rot of incense cedar by John Shaw Boyce Download PDF EPUB FB2

Title. The dry-rot of incense cedar / Related Titles. Related/Analytical: Dry rot of incense cedar. Series: Bulletin of the U.S.

Department of Agriculture ; no. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Boyce, John Shaw. Dry-rot of incense cedar. Washington, D.C.: U.S.

Dept. of Agriculture, (OCoLC) THE DRY-ROT. The dry-rot of incense cedar, termed by eastern workers "pecki­ ness" or "pin-rot," caused by the fungus Polyporus amarus Hedge., was fh-st described and fignred by Hsxkness (7) but no cause was given.

Next Von S~hrenk (26,pl. 2, 4, 5) described and. Incense cedar has aromatic wood that resists insects and decay. Practically no pests attack the tree, but in the forests where it is native, mature tree trunk are often infested with dry rot of the heartwood (Wyman ).

In its younger years, especially when growing strongly in the open, incense cedar forms an almost. Genre/Form: book: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Boyce, John Shaw. Dry-rot of incense cedar. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, This banner text can have markup.

web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. The dry-rot of incense cedar by Boyce, J. (John Shaw), Publication date Topics Dry-rot, Incense cedar Publisher Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.

See also WorldCat (this item) plus-circle Add Review. comment. Incense-cedar is highly susceptible to pocket dry rot, particularly in the mild, western portions of incense-cedar's range [42,].

Pocket dry rot is most prevalent in trees > years old and commonly enters the tree through fire scars and the wounds caused by broken branches [ ]. A Novel. DOWNLOAD NOW» Author: Jane Harper.

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Incense-cedar is a fine-grained, easily worked, aromatic wood, generally resistant to decay (with the exception of pocket dry rot) and insects.

It is used to make siding, window sashes, fencing, and interior paneling. The wood's insect-repelling aroma and workability make it a favorite for chests and closets to repel insects. The single most destructive agent affecting incense-cedar is the pocket dry rot (Tyromyces amarus). Pocket dry rot is most common in trees growing on good sites.

In parts of the Sierra Nevada, 75 to percent of the mature trees are infected. Trees on marginal sites near incense-cedar's eastern limit usually are infected less (2). Calocedrus is an evergreen Tree growing to 15 m (49ft) by 2 m (6ft) at a slow rate. It is hardy to zone (UK) 7. It is in leaf all year, in flower in May, and the seeds ripen from September to October.

The species is monoecious (individual flowers are either male or female, but both sexes can be found on the same plant) and is pollinated by Wind. Incense-cedar is a fine-grained, easily worked, aromatic wood, generally resistant to decay (with the exception of pocket dry rot) and insects.

It is used to make siding, window sashes, fencing, and interior paneling. The wood's insect-repelling aroma and workability make it a favorite for chests and closets to repel insects. Borland, A. () North-side cedars, rimed and photographed in Huntington town, on Long Island.

[New York, The De Vinne press] [Web.] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, Wood - soft, light, close grained, very durable in the soil though it is often damaged by dry rot. It has a powerful, incense-like fragrance and is used for making shingles, lathes, fencing, pencils, construction etc.

Mature trees are often infected by dry rot, so they are not considered to be a major timber species. Propagation of Incense Cedar. Calocedrus decurrens (syn. Libocedrus decurrens, California Incense Cedar) belongs to the Cupressaceae (Cypress family) and is native to western North America, with the bulk of the range in the United States, from central western Oregon through most of California and the extreme west of Nevada, and also a short distance into northwest Mexico in northern Baja California.

The material and content contained in the Greenbook label database is for general use information only. Agworld and Greenbook do not provide any guarantee or assurance that the in.

Wet and Dry Rot In Houses. In areas that are very wet, there is the possibility that the wood on the houses may rot. There are two types of rots that are recognized: wet and dry rot.

Unless your house is built from redwood, cedar or some other wood with natural anti-fungal compounds, houses are normally built with treated wood such as CCA or. Incense cedar has aromatic wood that resists insects and decay. Practically no pests attack the tree, but in the forests where it is native, mature tree trunk are often infested with dry rot of the heartwood (Wyman ).

Although the incense-cedar prefers direct sunlight, moist soil and a cool environment, it is well adapted to droughty conditions and extreme temperatures.

Management Although the aromatic wood of incense-cedars is resistant to many insects and diseases, the heartwood can become infested with pocket dry rot as the tree matures. Incense cedar heartwood infected by the pocket rot fungus Polyporus amarus was subjected to microtensile testing and miscroscopical examination to determine effects of this fungus upon wood substance adjacent to advanced decay pockets.

Although springwood of the annual ring nearest the decay pocket in some samples had a slightly lower tensile strength Cited by: 6.Pine, spruce, fir, cedar, etc.

are Conifers include such species as: Douglas Fir, Grand Fir, Incense Cedar, Lodgepole Pine, not salt because “dry rot” is really a fungus that only grows in the presence of fresh water.

Saltwater kills the plant. File Size: 2MB.One of the most damaging elements for rugs is prolonged exposure to water or persistent moisture. Although water is used to clean woolen rugs, in addition to inviting insects, extensive exposure to water can actually rot the underlying fibers of the rug, whether they are wool, cotton, silk, or goat avoid mold or mildew growth, a rug needs to be thoroughly air-dried after Author: Craig Wallen.