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Wood Database and Searchable Library

Welcome! Here you'll find all the data for nearly 1,000 species of woods.
For each species you'll find: weight, strength, density, typical size of mature trees, common uses, growth region, sustainability, and information on how well each wood cuts, planes, glues, finishes, etc.

Get started by searching for a wood:

Search by Wood Name:  
Which name are you searching?
Common Name
Botanical Name
How do you want to view results?
Show Name Only
Show both Common and Botanical Names
Show Picture of Wood with Names