balsam fir


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  • noun

Synonyms for balsam fir

medium-sized fir of northeastern North America

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Balsam fir on Isle Royale: Effects of moose herbivory and population density.
In Vancouver, one western spruce board without field-cut treatment, two subalpine fir (Abies lasiocarpa) boards, one with field-cut treatment and one without, one balsam fir field-cut treated board, and one ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) board without field-cut treatment were rated 7.
We hypothesized that the density of understory balsam fir (Abies balsamea), a species rarely browsed by deer in our region (Borgmann et al.
The bending properties of balsam fir lumber did not vary significantly based on year of death (Fig.
With a wood allocation in the Romeo Mallette forest, the company can make use of special processes to extract oils from balsam fir trees.
Just after I'd bought my current house and property, my good friend Travis Mattison and I walked across the field and into a dark stand of mixed aspen and balsam fir.
The scent of balsam fir is said to help alleviate seasonal affect disorder (SAD), and the beauty of using bodywash as the base for this recipe is that if you or your gift's recipient don't have time for a bath, you can use it in the shower instead.
The best selling trees are Scotch pine, Douglas fir, Noble fir, Fraser fir, Virginia pine, Balsam fir and white pine.
Go for a box tree cut spherically (buxus sempervirens, toxic), balsam fir (Abies balsamea nana), mountain avens (dryas octopetala) or gypsophila.
Ayers says that the devastation caused by the balsam woolly adelgid to balsam fir trees at the highest elevations in the Smokies is due in part to a weakening of the trees by pollution.
For the next four years, the researchers, working first in laboratory greenhouses, will expose red spruce and balsam fir seedlings growing in their native soild to a simulated acid mist that contains nitrates.
WASHINGTON -- Morrill and Karen Worcester of Harrington, Maine, donors and organizers of 15,000 Maine balsam fir holiday wreaths that were placed on headstones of service men and women buried at Arlington National Cemetery, were honored this past Saturday on behalf of the Secretary of the Army and Army Chief of Staff with U.
balsam fir (Abies balsamea), American beech (Fagus grandifolia), birch (Betula spp.
Combining a seamless blend of balsam fir and fresh pine, the spray will provide clients' holiday gatherings with an inviting aroma usually only experienced while ensconced in natural surroundings.
Fresh Cab(TM)'s balsam fir pouches are EPA-registered federally and in all 50 states, and set the standard for cost vs.