You are here

Basic Guide to Identification of Hardwoods and Softwoods Using Anatomical Characteristics

Publication Number: P2606
View as PDF: P2606.pdf

This publication is a basic guide to both the anatomy of wood and the identification of wood using these anatomical characteristics. A hand lens or magnifying glass is needed to see many of these characteristics.

The Mississippi State University Extension Service is working to ensure all web content is accessible to all users. If you need assistance accessing any of our content, please email the webteam or call 662-325-2262.

Contact Your County Office

Your Extension Experts

Associate Extension Professor
Hardwood Silviculture Forest Herbicides