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The Country's Largest Selection of Unique Slabs & Burls
Inventory - Species:
Tulip
Liriodendron tulipifera
Available in:
5/4 6/4 8/4 10/4 12/4 16/4 or thicker
(1 ¼") (1 ½") (2") (2 ½") (3") (4"+)
(select desired thickness)

Our Live Edge Tulip Inventory

We have over 50 natural edge Tulip wood slabs in stock online in sizes that usually range:

  • Up to 44" wide
  • Up to 11' long
  • Up to 3" thick

Origin: Tulip, also known as Poplar, is found from Michigan to New England and south as far as Florida.

Color: Live edge Tulip slabs have a creamy white sapwood and yellow-green heartwood. The heartwood turns to shades of brown with uv exposure. It can be found with mineral stained colors ranging from dark purple to red, green, and yellow (referred to as Rainbow Poplar). The grain is usually straight; it is rarely found with figure.

Janka Hardness: 540 (soft). Hardness is similiar to Douglas-Fir.

Decay and Weather Resistance: Low to moderate decay resistance and is susceptible to insect attack..

Workability: Tulip wood slabs are very easy to work with; it is a lightweight wood with low density. Sometimes it can leave fuzzy surfaces and edges so sanding to finer grits of sandpaper may be necessary. It nails/screws, glues, and stains well.

Uses: Live edge Tulipwood slabs are often used for table, bar, and counter tops. Tulip lumber has a variety of uses including furniture making, cabinetry, boxes or crates, interior joinery, and turnings or carvings.

Tulip

We are one of the biggest and oldest suppliers of large natural live edge wood slabs in the country.

We have over 10,000 kiln dried live edge slabs in stock with nearly 50 species to choose from. In our inventory we have slabs up to 75" wide, up to 20' long, and up to 8" thick.

 

If you can't find what you need online, please contact one of our knowledgeable sales representatives for assistance in your search.

Email: info@berkshireproducts.com

Phone: 413.229.7919

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