Prolonging the Cut of Southern Pine

Prolonging the Cut of Southern Pine

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ...more or less pubescent, 7 to 15-foliolate. Leaves and pods hardly changing color in desiccation; leaflets 7 to 11, ovate, glaucous beneath; legume 1 to 5-seeded, rounded-obtuse at the apex. D. hyjboleuca. Leaves and pods turning black in desiccation. Leaflets suborbiculate or broadly ovate, not over 5 cm. long, the margin not revolute. D. Granadillo. Leaflets ovate or oblong, up to 10.5 cm. long, the margins revolute. 4 P1T'1'l1-: R, H.: On the species of Dalbergia of Mexico and Central America. Journ. Wash. Acad. Sci., 12: 3: 54-64, Feb. 4, 1922. Flowers about 15 mm. long, the pedicels 4 to 5 mm. long; standard suborbiculate, more or less emarginate at the base. D. retusa. Flowers about 16 mm. long, the pedicels about 5 mm. long; standard ovate or oblong, at tenuate at the base. D. Zineata. BOTANICAL DESCRIPTION or rm: Smzcms Known TO Pnonvcz Coco1so1.0 Dalbergia retusa Hemsley, Diagn. Pl. Nov'., 1:8 (1878). "Puberula, foliis 4-5 jugis petiolatis, foliolis breviter petiolulatis ovatooblongis retusis 1%-4 poll. longis, floribus corymbosis." "Panama: in sylvis propre Paraiso, Sutton-Hayes 642. (Hb. Kew)." (Hemsley, Zoc. cit.) The following description of the species is contributed by Pittier: "Deciduous tree up to 25 m. high, the trunk 40 cm. in diameter more or less. Very variable in its habit, being sometimes low and spreading, sometimes high with a straight trunk and a more elongate crown. "Leaves alternate, 9 to 14-foliolate, the green color turning to black in desiccation, the rachis, sparsely pubescent, 14 to 20 cm. long. Leaflets at first tender and drooping on freshly picked leaves, later coriaceous, the petiolules ferruginous-pubescent, 4 to 6 mm. long, the blades ovate or ovateoblong, rotmded at...show more

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  • Paperback | 110 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 213g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236539427
  • 9781236539427