Botanical Name:Fagus sylvatica
Common Names: Beech Wood /European Beech
Height &Weight: Trees grow to height of 120 feet ( 40 meters). Average weight is 45 pounds per cubic foot with a specific gravity of 0.72.
Hardness & Durability:10% harder than white oak
Color & Grain:Heartwood is mostly reddish creamy color; sapwood is generally pale white. Mostly closed straight grain; uniform texture.