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Cone

Beto-cone or white (Abies Alba) is a tree of Pinaceae family and native to the mountainous re-gions of Europe. The scientific name of this fir Alba, derives from the white color of its crust rich in tannins. After -sits a pyramid sized, medium or large size, between 20 and 50 meters, and can reach up to 60 feet tall. Its stem is columnar, lacking branches on its bottom and can measure up to six meters in diameter.

Scientific Name
Abies Alba Mill

Family
Pinaceae

Wood Characteristics

Heartwood
From white to pinkish white color clear

Grain
The shaft is straight and has medium to fine texture

Density/Hardness
Low; a little hard

Durability
Low. Little resistance to degradation and the attack of fungi and termites

Areas of application
Carpentry inside, coatings, flooring, furniture, beams and bags