In Yellow Birch sapwood is a creamy yellow or pale white; heartwood is light reddish brown tinged with red. Grain is of moderate figuring, with primarily straight, closed grains and even texture. Occasional curly grain or wavy figure is present in some boards. A timeless and elegant floor for any decor.
Latin name – Betula alleghaniensis
Relative hardness – 1260
Thickness – 3/4″
Widths available: 3 1/4″
Grades available: Atlantique (equivalent to Common #1)