Extruded lumber crayons last up to 10 times longer than ordinary molded wax crayons. Fade-proof, water-proof, smear-proof. Won t melt in direct sunlight. Will work on wet (green) lumber or dry wood, metal, concrete and most other surfaces. Each crayon is individually UPC coded. Hex shaped 4-1/2 x 1/2 to fit lumber crayon holders. Eleven colors to choose from. One dozen per box.