Table 2. Third-year height of surviving trees (cm) (September 2005–February 2008) from the Ipetí plantation and ANOVA results.


Strip width (m) (p = 0.0049)
Species (p < 0.0001) 1 3 6 Mean Tukey HSD
Dalbergia retusa 87 150 238 164 B
Diphysa robinioides 217 290 326 281 A
Hymenea courbaril 71 86 102 89 C
Swetenia macrophyla 92 114 142 116 BC
Mean 101 155 183 149

Note: Two-level ANOVA R2 = 0.38; p < 0.0001; N = 117. Width x species interaction not significant (p = 0.4878). Anacardium excelsum transplants had very high mortality and were not included in the analysis.