PG&E will be planting a variety of native California trees, including the Ponderosa Pine, Jeffrey Pine, Incense Cedar
and Sugar Pine.
The incense cedar
is another conifer deserving more use.
They say extracts from incense cedar
, western redcedar, Alaskan yellow cedar, western juniper, and Port Orford cedar destroyed the organism's spores and inhibited fungal cell growth.
(Calocedrus decurrens) is distinctive in never requiring pruning as it develops a perfectly symmetrical pyramidal shape that reveals reddish bronze bark.
If you have travelled to southern Europe, you will have seen the various forms of the Incense Cedar
, Calocedrus decurrens forming pencil shapes on the skyline.
THE use of organic materials for furnishings is becoming more and more popular, and with Luxaflex natural cedar wood blinds, you can also enjoy the delicate scent of incense cedar
I had never been in that part of the Sierra before, but I recognized the community: ponderosa pine, incense cedar
, black oak, Douglas fir, madrone, the occasional sugar pine.
For additional information, contact Jean Wilhoit, Executive Director, Incense Cedar
Institute at 209/957-6850.
Lane County Small Woodlands Association hosts its annual seedling sale, species available are Douglas fir, Western red cedar, incense cedar
, redwood, noble fir, ponderosa pine and mixed hardwoods; expected to have around 4000 seedlings available; $1 to $2 per seedling; Jim Christian, 541-968-7142.
After these superlatives sink in, the next things you discover are Kings Canyon's smallest details: a rainbow trout battling against swift runoff, the ruddy bark of an incense cedar
, and an inch-high puff of a plant called a pussy paw, which slowly raises its gray shoots off the ground as the sun warms the canyon floor.
(Calocedrus decurrens), California fuchsia (Zauschneria), grasses and annual wildflowers of all kinds.
AMERICAN FORESTS will plant approximately 30,000 ponderosa pine, Douglas-fir, Jeffrey pine, and incense cedar
seedlings in Onion Valley, approximately 6 miles off the I-80 Emigrant Gap exit.
Look for evergreens from lands afar - the incense cedar
and western red cedar, a stand of giant redwoods, deciduous trees including the black mulberry, Swedish whitebeam and the rare wheatley elm.
A California incense cedar
tree fell on Fenton Hall at the University of Oregon on Thursday afternoon causing damage to the building and the area in which the tree was planted.
Arboreal windbreak options would also include California pepper (Schinus molle), California incense cedar
(Calocedrus decurrens), olive (Olea europaea) and Lombardy poplar (Populus nigra 'Italica').