what are the types of softwood?
I don't know what all the softwood trees are, but I do know some. They include:
- Pine trees
- Fir trees
- Cedar trees &
- Spruce trees
- bearcone trees
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What is softwood made of?
Softwood is just normal wood from a tree, but it's only wood from certain types of trees. All the pine and fir trees are softwood trees (conifers) and the leafy trees like oaks and maples (deciduous) are hardwood trees. The difference is literally that conifers produce a softer, more easily dented wood than deciduous. ...
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Is a cherry tree softwood?
By definition, all dicotyledon trees are hardwood trees. All polycotyledon trees are softwood trees. Cherry trees are dicotyledons. Long leaf pines have much harder wood than most hardwood trees. "Dade County Pine," a type of Slash Pine, is too hard to nail. Termites can not bite into it. It is still called softwood. ...
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Can you name types of softwood and hardwood?
A good rule of thumb for softwood/hardwood difference is that hard woods come from trees which bear seeds with a covering, such as oak trees, which produce acorns... An example of a softwood would be pine, which produse pinecones, an arrangement of seeds with no real covering. ...
What trees are hardwood and what trees are softwood?
As a general rule conifers (ones with needles or cones) are softwood and deciduous trees (ones with leaves) are hardwood. This is not always the case but there are not many exceptions. ...