A new tree biology and dictionary : facts, photos, and philosophies on trees and their problems and proper care ; A new tree biology dictionary : terms, topics, and treatments for trees and their problems and proper care (Book, 1986) [WorldCat.org]
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A new tree biology and dictionary : facts, photos, and philosophies on trees and their problems and proper care ; A new tree biology dictionary : terms, topics, and treatments for trees and their problems and proper care

Author: Alex L Shigo
Publisher: Snohomish, Wash. : Shigo and Trees, Associates, LLC, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex L Shigo
ISBN: 0943563127 9780943563121
OCLC Number: 639031914
Notes: "This edition combines A New Tree Biology and A New Tree Biology Dictionary. Both are reprinted here in their entirety."
Description: xiv, 618, 132 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Emerging, a new tree biology --
Trees and insects and mites --
Trees and microorganisms --
Trees and animals --
Survival --
Leaves --
Fruit --
The cambium and bark --
Roots --
Prelude to the branch --
Branches --
Branch shedding --
Epicormic branches and limb drop --
E.t. and the tree --
Wood and boundaries --
Heartwood and discolored wood and the system --
Wetwood --
Chestnut blight --
Hypoxylon canker --
Strumella canker --
Cankers --
Canker rots --
Polyporus glomeratus --
Fomes everhartii --
Fomes pini : canker rot in pine --
Caution --
Fomes pini and related species --
Armillaria mellea --
Root rot --
Fomes annosus --
Tree treatments --
Pruning --
Included bark and pruning --
Topping --
Cracks --
Basal sprouts --
Callus and wound closure --
Cavities --
Injections and implants --
Wound dressing --
Trichoderma and biocontrol --
Cabling and bracing --
Other treatments and problems (Drain tubes --
Increment borer --
Climbing spikes or spurs --
Scribing or tracing wounds --
Black plastic wound treatment --
Tapping trees for sap --
Construction damage --
Hazard trees --
Mistletoes and dwarf mistletoes) --
Genetics --
Dutch elm disease --
Fire blight --
Utility poles and wood products --
The future --
Addendum : new information : callus and woundwood.
Responsibility: by Alex L. Shigo.

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