Maple, Silver

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

Price: $