Rift Sawn White Oak

Rift Sawn White Oak

Latin Name: Querqus Alba

Qualities: Rift sawn white oak is a dense hardwood that varies in color from light grayish-tan to brown. It is mostly straight-grained, but can occasionally include some medullary rays (though not as pronounced as quarter sawn white oak). A typically even grain pattern and the ability to take stains well make rift sawn white oak a popular option for modern door styles.

Hardness: Hard