Table 4. Wound closure at given increments of diameter growth (average 1981-1984)
Tree speciesWounds 25 mm wide Diameter growth increment (mm)Wounds 50 mm wide Diameter growth increment (mm)
6121861218
Birch4.910.012.6
Honeylocust11.013.811.615.6
Sycamore9.212.315.412.515.819.2
Ash14.716.819.018.720.221.7
Linden17.320.7
Tulip tree17.722.320.225.5
Hackberry17.319.822.319.523.226.8
Elm17.221.626.119.625.230.8
Maple22.426.424.930.4
Oak22.524.827.631.6