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Subject:
Re: On to plan B
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On to plan B *PIC* ()

Warren in Lancaster, PA
I think what you are calling the pith is the heartwood, which is fine. The heartwood is a reddish brown as opposed to the sapwood, which is creamy. The pith on an apple tree is about 1/16 inch in diameter. It would be hard to find if it were not at the center of the annual rings.

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