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DESCRIPTION: Heartwood varies from rich red to reddish-brown. The sapwood is white. It has a fine, straight grain with narrow brown pith flecks & small gum pockets. It has a smooth texture.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: North America
BOTANICAL NAME: Prunus Serotina
WORKING PROPERTIES: Works easily with hand & power tools. Nails glues & stains well; polishes to an excellent finish.
USES: Furniture, cabinetmaking, flooring, high-class joinery, boat interiors, tobacco pipes, paneling & veneer. Excellent turning & carving wood. Great lumber for use as hardwood flooring!!!
JANKA HARDNESS: 950