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American Cherry

Cherry is the name given to several species of trees, some other fruit producing noble woo-ra. These trees are classified in the subgenus Prunus (Rosaceae). The cherry is the fruit of cherries, some of them edible. The leaves are simple and usually whole with sawn edge of limbo. The cultivation of cherry is held in cold regions.

Scientific Name
Prunus Serotina

Family
Rosaceae

Wood Characteristics

Heartwood
From red to reddish brown color intense darkening when exposed to light

Grain
The shaft is thin uniform with a soft texture

Density/Hardness
Average; mild hardness

Durability
Good resistance to wood decay agents

Areas of application
Flooring, furniture style, high quality joinery, doors, interior of boats and musical instruments