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Last edited 08 Jun 2021
Groynes in coastal engineering (CIRIA C793), published by CIRIA in 2020, defines sapwood as the: ‘Outer zone of wood that, in a growing tree, contains living cells and food reserve materials (eg starch), generally lighter in colour than heartwood, but not always clearly differentiated.’
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