Bradford Pear Trees - Good For Firewood?


I have plenty of Bradford Pear trees. Are they suitable as firewood for a fireplace?



The wood from Bradford Pear trees is suitable as firewood. These trees usually have poor structure and tend to break quite often in windy conditions, especially in snow and ice. The wood isn't the best in terms of heating value, but it certainly burns fine as long as you season it before burning.

Hope this helps!

-Firewood Matt

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Ask a Firewood Expert!.