Latin name: Quercus spp.
Distribution: Eastern US
Description: The heartwood is a light brown color with a light pink / reddish hue. It is mostly straight grained with a coarse texture. (45 lbs/ ft3).
Working Properties: It machines well although has a moderate blunting effect on tools. It is recommended to pre drill for nailing and screwing. Glues up well and can be stained and polished to a good finish.