Canadian Forest Service Publications
L'érable piqué : une question d'hormone? 2006. Rioux, D. Ressources naturelles Canada, Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides, Québec, QC. L'éclaircie No. 30. 2 p.
Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre
Catalog ID: 26556
Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)
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Birdseye maple, an extremely rare wood, has a distinctive pattern of small spots resembling birdeyes, hence the name. Birdseye maple is not a species of maple, but rather a phenomenon that occurs in some trees for reasons that are still not understood.
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Birdseye maple. Branching out from the Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre. No. 30. (English)