LATIN NAME: Liriodendron tulipifera

OTHER COMMON NAMES: yellow poplar, tulip poplar, canary whitewood; not to be confused with European or Chinese poplar

Common Thicknesses are 4/4, 5/4, 6/4, 8/4

Janka Hardness Value: 540

Commercially American Tulip wood is one of the most prolific hardwood species from the U.S. hardwood forests and is unique to North America, having been eliminated in Europe by the last ice age.

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