Poplar

Species: Poplar

Common Names/Species: Tulipwood

Scientific Name: Populus species

Description: Fine textured, soft and lightweight. Easily worked and takes paint exceptionally well. Frequently finished to look like other woods.

Common uses: Architectural Millwork, Furniture

Sources: Eastern United States

Size/Form: poplar

lbs/BF (dry): 2.48

Hardness: Soft

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