One of the hypotheses for slash pines being differentially susceptible compared to hardwood species is that the location of feeding damage by C.
gestroi termites are a major stress to live slash pines, it is necessary to confirm that the heavy damage afflicted to slash pines occurs before the death of the tree and not post-mortem.
Caption: Florida slash pines
grow more slowly after being ravaged by a hurricane.
Compression parallel strength of Paysandu samples was similar to previous findings on 24-year-old loblolly and slash pines reported by P6rez del Castillo and Venturino (2003).
Wood properties of young loblolly and slash pines. In: Proceedings of the Symposium on the Effect of Growth Acceleration on the Properties of Wood, November 10-11, 1971; Forest Products Laboratory, Madison, Wisconsin.
Native to open stands of slash pine
(Pinus elliottii), cypress (Taxodium sp.) and tropical hardwoods, these squirrels frequently feed and move on the ground.
Abstract.--A stand level survival model for unthinned slash pine
(Pinus elliottii) plantations in east Texas was developed that incorporates density of non-planted tree basal area per hectare competition and the incidence of fusiform rust (Cronartium quercuum).
Pond pine (Pinus serotina) or slash pine
(Pinus elliottii) may also become prevalent in the hydric flatwoods and along intermittent streams that drain these habitats.
Last February, Operation Green Leaves, a partner of American Forests' Global ReLeaf International, donated 35,000 genetically improved slash pines
to Haiti's new department of the environment.
Juvenile wood in loblolly and slash pines
could occupy the first 20 annual rings (Taras 1965, Zobel and Kirk 1972, Bendtsen and Senft 1986).
For half a mile a tranquil road stretches between columns of 80-foot-tall slash pines
, inviting you to linger and to cherish life at its most serene.
For example, when Hurricane Jeanne hit the northern part of the county, many non-native sand pines toppled outright while native slash pine
, for the most part, weathered the storm.