ASPEN EUROPEAN WOOD
European Aspen flat cut wood veneer can be pure white, white yellow or gray. The grain is not distinct and is sometimes also streaked with brown. Has attractive crotches and swirls.
Common Uses for European Aspen Flat Cut Wood Veneer: Architectural panels, cabinetry, furniture and millwork, as well as both aircraft and yacht interiors.
Other Name(s): Common Aspen.
The Tree: Grows to heights of 70-100 feet, with trunk diameters of about 3 feet. It is a very hardy species and tolerates long, cold winters and short summers.
A Little History: In the wild, European Aspen typically appears in groups, with all of the stems in a grouping being clones coming from one single root system.