SA Poplar

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Populus Canescens

COMMON NAMES: Cottonwood & SA Poplar

The grain of SA Poplar is straight, texture medium. Poplar has low bending and crushing strength. Excellent stability in service.


HEARTWOOD COLOUR: Yellow, pink, cream to light brown.

SAPWOOD COLOUR: Whiter yellow, blends into heartwood.

WORKING PROPERTIES: Works well with hand tools. Carves, bores, glues, screws and turns easily. Can produce a “fluffy” finish when planing, and sanding requiries care. Paint, polish and stain finishes are good.


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