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- Eberhardt, Thomas L.; Sheridan, Philip M.; Mahfouz, Jolie M.
- Canadian journal of forest research = 2009 v.39 no.7 pp. 1357
- stumps, etc ; Pinus palustris; monoterpenoids; wood chemistry; chemical composition; conifers; forest trees; heartwood; sapwood; chemotaxonomy; decay resistance; durability; taxonomy; Louisiana; Virginia; Show all 15 Subjects
- ... Monoterpenes in exudates, phloem, and sapwood have received considerable attention relative to the active defenses of pine trees. However, little is known about the composition and function of the heartwood monoterpenes. To address this deficiency, monoterpene contents and relative compositions were determined for sapwood and heartwood samples from longleaf pine (Pinus palustris Mill.) stumps moni ...