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American Cherry Sawn Timber

Species Information

The heartwood of cherry varies from light pinkish tones to rich reddish brown which will darken on exposure to light. In contrast the sapwood is creamy white. The wood has a fine uniform straight grain, smooth texture, and may naturally contain brown pith flecks and small gum pockets.

Product details
TypeValue
Common nameBlack Cherry
Botanical namePrunus serotina
OriginUSA
Density (dry)560kg/m3

Price on application

Workability
TypeValue
Hardness3 out of 5
Machining5 out of 5
Ease of fixing3 out of 5
Gluing4 out of 5
Finishing3 out of 5

Timber Species:
American Cherry

The heartwood of Cherry varies from light pinkish tones to rich reddish brown which will darken on exposure to light. In contrast the sapwood is creamy white. The wood has a fine uniform straight grain, smooth texture, and may naturally contain brown pith flecks and small gum pockets.

Sizing Specification

Available lengths

  • 7ft - 16ft

Subject to availability

Available processes

  • Waney Edge

Available grades

  • Horizon 'Save' Grade

Waney Edge

ThicknessRandom Width
27mmY
34mmN

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