frost crack

frost crack

A lengthwise split in a growing tree caused by frost, usually confined to the base.
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Lateral water losses from the Coastal pond were enhanced by the presence of a downslope frost crack that formed a steep hydraulic gradient with the pond.
Fungal spores are spread on air currents or by rain splash, and infection is most likely where the plants are damaged, perhaps by a slug attack or frost crack.
Fungal spores are spread on air currents or by rain splash,and infection is most likely where the plants are damaged,perhaps by a slug attack or frost crack.
Judging from the photo, I would speculate that the wound might have originated as a frost crack, which was subsequently infected by one or more decay organisms.
Mechanism of frost crack formation in trees: A review and synthesis.
Inspect recently planted trees for frost cracks or sunscald.
About 1,000 tons rychlo tepne cationic emulsion C 60 B5 (binders) for jet piecing set "TURBO", which is designed to be repaired frost cracks, repair of longitudinal and transverse cracks and small potholes (min.
the frost cracks as the house shifts and your voice.
The best examples of walnuts growing on the Prairies are in the Morden and Portage la Prairie areas; yet these trees have evidence of frost cracks and scars.
But God's become forgetful, we've all noticed the change; frost cracks the folding husks binds the soil where we planted marigolds; my daughter paints in crimson streaks alef, akimbo, unimaged: it says nothing because the sound it says is invisible.
The subject of the public tender is the supply - About 1,000 tons rychlo tepne cationic emulsion C 60 B3 (binders) for jet piecing set TURBO, which is designed to be repaired frost cracks, repair of longitudinal and transverse cracks and small potholes (min.
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