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American Oak

The oak is a common name for several species of trees of the genus Quercus of the family Fagaceae. The genus is native to North himisfério and include many deciduous species such as perennial, which extend from the high altitudes of tropical America to Asia. In general, deciduous species distributed in the north and the south of evergreen. The acorn is called acorn or moor.

Scientific Name
Quercus

Family
Fagaceae

Wood Characteristics

Heartwood
From light brown to dark brown

Grain
The shaft is right and a medium-to coarse texture

Density/Hardness
Medium / High; hard and heavy wood

Durability
Resistant to degradation and fungal attack

Areas of application
Furniture, flooring, civil construction, Joinery, carpentry and interior cooperage