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Entering tree branches through wounds caused by any number of actions, the Hypoxylon fungus grows into sapwood, where decay begins.
The California Redwood Association (CRA) recommends using sapwood-streaked construction common or deck common redwood for decking, but Padgett prefers to use B-grade redwood, which is nearly clear of knots and contains mostly heartwood.
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