Fir, Vertical Grain
Latin name: Pseudotsuga menziesii
Common name(s): Douglas Fir Quarter Cut, Doug Fir, Oregon Pine
Sources: Northwestern USA and SW Canada
Characteristics: Golden to reddish brown, with extremely tight and straight fine vertical grain lines developing when the wood is quarter sliced.
Common cuts: Quarter sliced
Uses: Moldings, joinery, inlay work, flooring, paneling, fine furniture, cabinetry, specialty applications.