Definitions for "Wolf tree"
Keywords:  wildlife, braches, limby, crown, timber
A vigorous tree that has merchantable value but occupies more space than its value warrants. Usually very limby.
A predominant tree with a large crown and high taper, typically having braches all along its bole. Common in areas of low stocking.
A tree with large branches and a spreading crown occupying more space in the forest than its economic value justifies. Wolf trees may have wildlife or esthetic value.