Commercial utilization of Atlantic white cedar (Chamaecyparis thyoides, Cupressaceae)

@article{Ward2008CommercialUO,
  title={Commercial utilization of Atlantic white cedar (Chamaecyparis thyoides, Cupressaceae)},
  author={D. B. Ward},
  journal={Economic Botany},
  year={2008},
  volume={43},
  pages={386-415}
}
Utilization of Atlantic white cedar (Chamaecyparis thyoides) is examined throughout the range of the species. The most important production area is North Carolina, with New Jersey and panhandle Florida-southern Alabama as secondary centers. The wood is used where its light weight, resistance to decay, and fragrance are of value—as siding and paneling for houses, planking for small- to mediumsized boats, fencing, decking, and lawn furniture, with smaller quantities used for such specialities as… Expand
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