Tree Identification

Ever wonder how to identify that tree? These articles should help.

 

Wood Durability Guide: Timber Durability Chart & Database
By: Inwood Ltd
Wood Durability is an interesting concept to wood turners. Some of our turnings may be sensitive to durability issues or even used outdoors.

Inwood Ltd has created a timber database and has listed a wide range of woods (mostly European) with durability grades/ratings by wood type with images to match! You can check it out and learn about the woods that you may be using!

 

Tree Book - Learning to Recognize Trees of British Columbia
By: The Government of British Columbia, Ministry of Forests
This online book will help you to identify the native trees in British Columbia.

 

ArborDay.org Tree Guide
By: The National Arbor Day Foundation
The Arbor Day tree guide is a wealth of information on height and spread, soil and sun requirements, leaves, history, wildlife habitat and more.

 

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