Other Common Names/Trade Names: None
Scientific Name: Sequoia sempervirens
Best Characteristics for Identification: Light to deep red color, very coarse texture due to large tracheids, lack of odor.
Uses: Lumber, siding, decking, outdoor furniture, trim. Redwood burls are used for specialty items.
General Natural Range: Very limited range from southern Oregon to Central California along the immediate coast.
Identical or Nearly Identical Species: None.
Other Species Easily Confused With: None
Means of Distinguishing Similar Species: None