beech species

Species - Domestic

Top portion is finished with water-base finish; bottom with oil-based finish

 

appearance

Color: Heartwood is mostly reddish brown; sapwood is generally pale white.

Beech Species

Grain: Mostly closed, straight grain; fine, uniform texture. Coarser than European beach.

 

Variations Within Species and Grades: Within Species And Grades: Only one species is native to the United States. Moderate to high color variation between boards.

 

appearance

Moderately available.

 

origin

North America