What is basswood?

Answer Basswood is another name for any of the species of tree in the genus Tilia, in the linden family. In the United States basswood is the common name for the species Tilia americana, which is commonly... Read More »

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What are the taxons for the American BAsswood tree?

We are up to taxons but apparently, the questioner was able to answer his own questions. Why must we be warned about Yahoo rights and wrongs? It makes a person nervous to answer questions in an o... Read More »

What tree does basswood come from?

Basswood comes from the basswood tree, a large deciduous tree also known as the American linden, native throughout much of the Northern Hemisphere. Often called a "lime" tree in the United Kingdom... Read More »

How to Bend Basswood?

Basswood is a type of wood that is used in a variety of hobby building projects. You can use this wood to make houses and bridges. The wood, when dry, bends slightly, but sometimes not enough to ma... Read More »

Can you use basswood for lumber?

Basswood (Tilia americana) refers to a light, pale wood used for plywood, furniture, carving and graded lumber. Basswood trees grow in the eastern and central areas of the U.S.References:Purdue Uni... Read More »