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.

Pine, Western White

  • Latin name: Pinus monticola
  • Common name(s): Idaho Pine, Mountain Pine, Silver Pine
  • Sources: Western Canada, USA
CHARACTERISTICS Light yellow to creamy white sapwood with reddish brown heartwood. Resin ducts form narrow brown lines parallel to the grain. Relatively straight grain. Characteristically very limby, resulting in large numbers and varying sizes of knots throughout.
COMMON CUTS Plain sliced, rotary cut
USES Joinery, millwork, fine furniture, wall panels, kitchen and bath cabinetry, furniture frames.
AVAILABILITY Readily available