Light and soft, yet strong. Basswood works very easily and is great for carving due to the softness and workability of the wood.

Avg Dry Wgt : 26 lbs/ft3 (420 kg/m3) | Janka Hardness : 410lbf (1824 N) | Specific Gravity : 0.42

Texture : Fine and even
Grain Pattern : Straight
Health Risk : Unknown
Color : Creamy white to pale pinkish-brown
Wood Type : Domestic Hardwood