Latin name: Acer saccharinum, A. rubrum
Common name(s): Silver Maple, Red Maple, Soft Maple
Sources: USA and Canada
Characteristics: Less luster than hard maple with more color variation, color streaks, and stain.
Common cuts: Rotary cut
Uses: Utility panels, some cabinetry, millwork, moldings, and furniture frames.
Availability: Readily available