Latin name: Quercus alba
Distribution: Eastern US
Description: The heartwood ranges from a pale yellow brown to a medium brown color. It has a medium to coarse texture. (47 lb./ ft3).
Working Properties: Rates of growth determine workability of the wood, with the faster growth material being more difficult to work. It nails and screws well, however it is recommended to pre drill. Glues up well and can be stained and polished to a good finish.