Consider the following difference(s) between the Hardwood and Softwood:
- While hardwood comes from deciduous tree, softwood comes from conifer trees
- Hardwood trees reproduce through seeds containing a covering, while softwood trees reproduce using a naked uncovered seeds
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
Both are correct statements
Hardwood comes from a deciduous tree which loses its leaves annually and softwood comes from a conifer, which usually remains evergreen. Sapwood is more susceptible to pests than heartwood
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