Easy to cut, plane, and glue, Yellow Poplar (also called Tulip Poplar) is often used as a utility wood. Poplar has poor durability outside if untreated.
Avg Dry Wgt : 31 lbs/ft3 (510 kg/m3) | Janka Hardness : 540lbf (2402 N) | Specific Gravity : 0.51
Texture : Fine, even.
Grain Pattern : Straight
Health Risk : Possible Dermatitis or allergic reaction
Color : Creamy white sapwood, olive green to brown heartwood
Wood Type : Domestic Hardwood