Radial variations of wood properties in Casuarina equisetifolia growing in Bangladesh

@article{Chowdhury2008RadialVO,
  title={Radial variations of wood properties in Casuarina equisetifolia growing in Bangladesh},
  author={Md Qumruzzaman Chowdhury and Futoshi Ishiguri and Kazuya Iizuka and Yuuya Takashima and Kahoru Matsumoto and Tokiko Hiraiwa and Megumi Ishido and Hiroyuki Sanpe and Shinso Yokota and Nobuo Yoshizawa},
  journal={Journal of Wood Science},
  year={2008},
  volume={55},
  pages={139-143}
}
Radial variations of wood properties (basic density, fiber length, vessel element length, and compression strength) in plantation-grown Casuarina equisetifolia in Bangladesh were investigated for effective utilization of the wood. Samples disks at breast height were randomly collected from trees in a 10-year-old plantation in Cox’s Bazar Forest Division, Bangladesh. The basic density showed a near-constant value up to 30 mm from the pith and then rapidly increased up to 60 mm from the pith. The… CONTINUE READING

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