Veneer Species Guide

Columbia Forest Products is proud to offer an exciting variety of hardwood and decorative softwood species of faces to meet the demand for architectural individuality in interior design applications.

Birch, Karelian Burl

  • Latin name: Betula pendula, B. alba, B. odorata
  • Common name(s): English Birch, Burl Birch, Flame Birch
  • Sources: Western Europe, Great Britain, to Scandanavia
CHARACTERISTICS Typically distorted grain marked with burls, pin knots, color variation, heavy and varied figure patterns.
COMMON CUTS Rotary cut, Plain sliced
USES Accent inlay work, architectural millwork, fine furniture tops, automobile dashboards and other accent components.
AVAILABILITY Obtainable
PRICE $$$$