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This is a list of woods, in particular those commonly used in the timber and lumber trade.

See also: woods (golf clubs), forest, and the list of forests.


Softwoods (conifers)

Hardwoods (angiosperms)

Hardwoods (monocotyledons)

  • Bamboo (a number of species in Tribe: Bambuseae)
  • Palmwood (Cocos nucifera) is 'new' wood source that is increasingly being used as an ecologically-sound alternative to endangered hardwoods.

See also


  1. ^ a b c d Robert Summit, Alan Sliker. 1980. "Handbook of Materials Science, Volume IV: Wood". Florida: CRC Press, Inc.

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