Wood species / Trade name:
- German: Roteiche
- French: Chêne rouge
- Chinese: 红橡
Quercus cerris, Quercus rubra, Quercus falcata
Character / Color:
The red oak has a firm straight grain and lightly porous wood in a soft "fiery" red tone. Eye-catching figures or stripes – caused by circular arrays of early-wood vessels and clearly separated annual rings – show up on the longitudinal plane. The radial cut reveals strikingly exquisite grain patterns as well.
North America, Europe, Asia
Furniture, Interior woodwork, Construction lumber, Doors
Not all logs are certified as listed. If you are interested, please ask us for certified material.