From tree to wood

Sustainable forest management secures the supply of local timbers, while at the same time contributing to the protection of soil, water and climate. And let’s not forget the important role forests play in providing us with recreation and relaxation.

You can find detailed information on the functions of the forest, the principle of sustainability and forestry on the page Forest and Wood

The properties of the most important wood species used in gardens and landscaping in Europe can be looked up here.

We have compiled an easy overview of timber qualities such as durability or permeability.