Sentence Examples


  • The redwood is being rapidly used for lumber.
  • As the redwood is limited to the Coast Range, so the big tree is limited wholly to the Sierra Nevada.
  • Other trees are the redwood and camwood.
  • The western slope of the Sierra Nevada hears fine forests similar to those of the Cascade Range and of the Coast Range, but of more open growth, and with the redwood exchanged for groves of big trees (Sequoia gigantea) of which the tallest examples reach 325 ft.
  • Among the large trees which are valued for their timber are redwood (Humiria balsamifera), Brazil-wood, algarrobo, palo de cruz (Jacquinea ruscifolia), guaiacum or holy wood, rosewood, cedar and walnut.