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Feature Details for Wood
Database:Hardwood (NCSU/Oxford/PRL/CTFT)
Latin Name:SAL Salix spp
Common Name:Willow

Features Present:
  1. Perforations Simple
  2. More than 40/sq.mm
  3. Mean T.D. < 100 um
  4. Exclusively 1-Seriate
  5. Commonly > 12/mm
  6. Pits to Vessels Large
  7. Predom. Apotracheal
  8. Parenchyma Absent-Very Rare - (Variable)
  9. Marginal/Zonate
  10. Europe, Asia
  11. India etc.
  12. North America
  13. Growth Rings Present - (Variable)
  14. Straw / Light Brown