Virginia Tech Dendrology Features
Click on a thumbnail
to see the full size wood grain image or go to the Forest Products Lab to
read its mechanical properties.
For a listing of wood
properities for most major timber trees visit Hardwoods
of North America (pdf document) or Softwoods
of North America (pdf document).
are 61 trees with wood grain
images, please be patient as the thumbnails load.
of Mrs. Allen Crenshaw and special thanks to Dr.
Audrey Zink-Sharp, Wood Science and Forest Products Department at Virginia