Notable about this species*
- Wood from this tree is hard, strong, and durable.
- It is used to make tool handles, oars, furniture, dowels, pulp and firewood.
- It finds uses in sports as the material from which bats, hockey sticks, and snowshoe frames are made.
Map to this tree.
Coordinates: 44.873461, -68.634368
* Source: “Forest Trees of Maine”, Centennial Edition, 1908 to 2008, a publication of the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry