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Although black walnut wood produces a toxin called juglone, it can be burned safely. It is not most people's first choice for firewood because it is expensive and is mainly used for furniture.

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The most common identifying characteristics of a black walnut tree are found in its leaves, bark, twigs and nuts. Oval, sharp-pointed leaves with indented edges alternate on the branches, with the largest leaves toward t...

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Walnut is a hardwood with hard, dense, tight, straight grain and a smooth finish, while cherry is a hardwood with fine texture, a reddish-brown hue that darkens with age and is generally softer than other hardwoods. Of t...

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Millstead Wood Floors offers a variety of wood to be used as flooring, from tree species that include American cherry, birch, cork, hickory, maple, oak and walnut, in widths that range from 2.25 inches to 5.5 inches. The...

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Some wood types that are most resistant to denting and wear are Brazilian walnut, Brazilian cherry, hickory, pecan and hard maple. White and red oak, ash, birch, and teak are also very durable woods.

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Some of the most economically exploited trees in Nigeria's forests are African walnut, various mahoganies, mansonia and, to a greater extent, the variety of trees used domestically for fuel wood. Between 1990 and 2005, t...

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Mahogany, indigenous to Africa, Central America and South America, is thought to be not only the strongest wood but also the hardest and best quality. This type of wood has poorly defined annual rings and a uniform pore ...

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