Common Names/Species: Bald cypress, Cypress
Scientific Name: Taxodium distichum
Description: Very distinct leafy grain. Annual rings combine soft, open-meshed spring wood, and hard, close-grained summer wood. Strong and light, very durable and naturally resistant to decay. Soft, easy to work, sand and finish.
Common uses: Architectural Millwork, Exterior Millwork, Outdoor application, furniture, boat building
Sources: Southeastern United States
lbs/BF (dry): 2.55
Hardness: Moderately Soft