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

Soft woods (coniferous)

Hardwoods (angiosperms)


Other wood-like materials:

See also


  1. ^ a b c d Summit, R. and A. Sliker. 1980. Handbook of Materials Science, Volume IV: Wood. Florida: CRC Press, Inc.
  2. ^ Distemonanthus benthamianus. Wood Technical Fact Sheet. Forest Service. USDA.
  3. ^ "Bloodwood | the Wood Database - Lumber Identification (Hardwood)".
  4. ^ "MADERAS DEL". Government of Peru, INIA. 1999. Retrieved 13 August 2019.
  5. ^ Diospyros crassiflora. Archived 2015-03-24 at the Wayback Machine Plant Resources of Tropical Africa.
  6. ^ a b c d Denham, R. (1999). "Specialty Timbers for the Western Australian Wheatbelt" (PDF). Farmnote 80/99. Department of Agriculture Western Australia. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  7. ^ the editors of Fine woodworking (2003). In the 18th century style: building furniture inspired by the classical tradition. US: The Taunton Press. pp. 36–43. ISBN 1-56158-397-9. ((cite book)): |last= has generic name (help)
  8. ^ Carapa guianensis. Archived 2014-01-09 at the Wayback Machine World Agroforestry Centre.
  9. ^ Richter, H. G. and M. J. Dallwitz. 2000 onwards. Brosimum rubescens Taub. Commercial timbers: descriptions, illustrations, identification, and information retrieval. DELTA – DEscription Language for TAxonomy. June 2009.