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I’m going to use a raise garden this year would like to know what type of wood I should use

Zone north providence RI 02904 | Anthony Tucciarone added on April 10, 2018 | Answered

what type of wood should I use for a raised garden

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Answered on April 10, 2018

Cedar, black locust, bald cypress, Pacific yew, teak, honey locust, walnut ($$$), black cherry and white oak are your best choices. Do not use plywood or chemically treated wood if you are growing food. I found this article from a woodsmith : https://thecraftsmanblog.com/choosing-rot-resistant-wood/

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