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Douglas Fir

Botanical Name:

Pseudotsuga menziesii


North America

Also known as: 

Red Fir, Yellow Fir

Douglas Fir has a yellowish tan to light brown color, often confused with Southern Yellow Pine. Lumber from young trees have reddish heartwood and are called Red Fir. The narrow-ringed wood of older trees may be yellowish-brown and is known as Yellow Fir. Douglas Fir has a significant color change upon exposure to light. Its grain is normally straight with occasional wavy or spiral texture. This specie of wood is very light and not very hard.







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