Chapter 4. Prediction of Wood Structural Patterns in Trees by Using Ecological Models of Plant Water Relations

  1. Douglas D. Stokke and
  2. Leslie H. Groom
  1. Barbara L. Gartner

Published Online: 21 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470999714.ch4

Characterization of the Cellulosic Cell Wall

Characterization of the Cellulosic Cell Wall

How to Cite

Gartner, B. L. (2006) Prediction of Wood Structural Patterns in Trees by Using Ecological Models of Plant Water Relations, in Characterization of the Cellulosic Cell Wall (eds D. D. Stokke and L. H. Groom), Blackwell Publishing Professional, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470999714.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 5 APR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813804392

Online ISBN: 9780470999714

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Keywords:

  • wood structure;
  • temperature;
  • cell wall;
  • density;
  • water transport

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Wood density and structure as related to environment

  • Cell wall thickness/cell diameter and water relations

  • Radial variation in tracheid length and microfibril angle

  • Discussion

  • Application

  • Acknowledgments