Timber - AMERICAN RED ELM
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AMERICAN RED ELM

ELM
AMERICAN RED ELM - Varnisched

Range zone:
Eastern United States (to Mid-West).
Family:
American hardwood.
Botanical name:
Ulmus Rubra.
Trade name:
America Elm, Red Elm, Slippery Elm.
Average specific weight:
670 kg/m3.

DETAILS

General description: reddish brown to dark brown heartwood (hence the trade name Red and Brown Elm), thin sapwood from greyish white to light chestnut. With marked veins, the grain can be straight, but often interlocked.

Uses: generally furnishings (cabinets, chair and sofa frames, wood turning, home flooring, internal finishes); coffins, lidding planks; engineered veneer for decorative panelling.

Use: Inside/Outside

 

DIMENSIONS

Available on request.