Please help i.d. this wood

Discussion in 'Woods for Smoking' started by walking dude, Jun 18, 2008.

  1. walking dude

    walking dude Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    thought this was a mullberry, but its not. THis tree blew down ON a mulberry tree, which i also have to cut up.......it has berries, but not sure what type of wood it is.........

    here is the leaves and the berries

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    and the limb

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    TIA
     
  2. cubguy17

    cubguy17 Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    Persimmon has a plum-like berry that is green before ripening, turning orange to black when ripe, 3/4 to 2 inches in diameter when ripe.
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    Is this it?
     
  3. placebo

    placebo Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

  4. walking dude

    walking dude Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    Placebo.........you nailed it........thankx......AND its a smoking wood, thats what i was hoping for......
     
  5. travcoman45

    travcoman45 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Steve: Accordin ta my books, I'll go along with hackberry.
     
  6. walking dude

    walking dude Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    thankx tip........i googled hackberry, and the pics i have found match what i have...........

    Been cutting down hackberry, and mullberry limbs all day.........that got blown over bout a month ago.........

    so i will be having TONS of smoking wood to last me for awhile..........now if Ear_Ache_MyEye, would come thru with that cherry, i will be set........[​IMG]
     
  7. smokebuzz

    smokebuzz Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Sure enuff, my granny has a pile of it at her place, just dont like me cutting it up for smoken, you know if you let it grow it will get bigger and make more fire wood, she's 89
     
  8. walking dude

    walking dude Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    lolol.......luckily, these HAVE to been taken down.......ROSES place....mullberry and hackberry up the whazoo.......plus i got some pear sunday, that my mom has...........and cut up some maple.........so i got a NICE variety
     
  9. smokebuzz

    smokebuzz Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    What time should i be down saterday?
     
  10. walking dude

    walking dude Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    huh?...............
     
  11. smokebuzz

    smokebuzz Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    You know, HAVE CHAINSAW, WILL TRAVEL
     
  12. walking dude

    walking dude Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    should all be dun, by then.........but i will let you know.......BUT.....we could go get that crab apple tree.............
     
  13. smokebuzz

    smokebuzz Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    I need a load of something, i may end up going east of town and cutten a load of hickery
     

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