Rare Woods & Veneers
Carlton McLendon, Inc.
1130 Hemphill Avenue NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

(404) 876-1144

Monday-Friday 10am - 6pm
Saturdays by Appointment

Resources & Downloads


Advanced Query of GRIN TAXONOMY Species Data - GRIN is managed by the Database Management Unit (DBMU) of the National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, USDA.

American Forests - See the National Register of Champion Trees.

Delta Database - It's a great source for photomicrographs showing wood anatomy.

Foresthistory.org - A great site that shows up to 30,000 photos of mostly American forestry in the early days.

Rare Woods & Veneers - Atlanta Georgia

FSC-Watch - A good idea has morphed in the certification of "green deserts".

International Wood Collectors Society (IWCS) - Founded in 1947, the International Wood Collectors Society is a non-profit Society devoted to distributing information on collecting wood, correctly identifying and naming wood specimens, and using wood in creative crafts.

ToolTimer.com - This site gives a great overview of the best hand tools ever made.

The American Woods - Exhibited by actual specimens and with copious explanatory text by Romeyn B. Hough.

US Forest Products Lab Center for Wood Anatomy Research - They can ID wood for anyone.


We have assembled these files for your reference in Excel format. Click to view or "Right Click" to "Save As".

Specimen List By Botanical Name Specimen List By Common Name Legend for Specimen List
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