Aceraceae - The Maple Family
Big Leaf Maple, Pacific Coast Maple, Pacific Coast Red Soft Maple, Pacific Coast Soft Maple
Interior Use Only
Cabinets, Interior Trim, Millwork, Mouldings, Turnings
This specie grows predominately in the Pacific Northwest. It tends to grow in scattered or small groves.
There is not an extremely pronounced difference between the heartwood and sapwood, accept the heartwood is slightly darker. The color ranges from almost white to a pale pinkish-brown color. The grain is usually straight and typically fine texture.