diffuse porous page


NOTE: unless otherwise specifically stated, all of the images shown on this
page are of 1/4" square end grain cross sections shown at 12X with the top
of the image towards the bark and the bottom towards the pith so that
earlywood is towards the bottom of the growth rings and latewood is towards the top

to see all species with links to their anatomy page go here: species links

Willow ranges from diffuse porous to semi diffuse porous

Willow species (genus Salix) range from diffuse porous to semi diffuse porous but are is mostly diffuse porous so I have put them all here on one page for convenience in comparisons

general characteristics of willow end grain