Birch

  • Latin name: Betula spp.
  • Common name(s): White Birch, Yellow Birch, Red Birch
  • Sources: USA and Canada

CHARACTERISTICS: Light tan to pale yellow sapwood with red to ruddy heart wood. Grain is tight and smooth with normal amounts of figure and other characteristics.

COMMON CUTS: Rotary (primarily), Plain sliced (available)

USES: Decorative veneer and lumber primarily for kitchen cabinetry and furniture. Excellent surface for painting.

AVAILABILITY: Abundant

PRICE: $