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California Cottonwood
(select desired thickness)
10/4 12/4
(2 ½") (3")
3 slabs 9 slabs

Origin: Western United States. California to Oregon

Color: The heartwood tends to be a medium to reddish brown

Janka Hardness: 430 (soft).

Decay and Weather Resistance: California Cottonwood is rated as being non-durable and susceptible to insect attack.

Workability: Easy to work with hand tools because of its softness. Glues well and accepts stains and finishes easily.

Uses: Veneer, furniture, plywood, boxes/crates, and various utility applications.

Cottonwood, California

We have over 10,000 kiln dried live edge slabs in stock with nearly 50 species to choose from. In our inventory we have slabs up to 75" wide, up to 20' long, and up to 8" thick.

If you can't find what you need online, please contact one of our knowledgeable sales representatives for assistance in your search.


Phone: 413.229.7919

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