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Inventory - Species:
Myrtle
Umbellularia californica
Available in:
6/4 8/4 12/4
(1 ½") (2") (3")
(select desired thickness)

Our Myrtle Inventory

We have Myrtle slabs in stock online in sizes that usually range:

  • Up to 30" wide
  • Up to 11' long
  • Up to 2" thick

Origin: Myrtle can be found in Southwest Oregon and Central California. It is sometimes referred to as Oregon Myrtle or California Bay Laurel.

Color: The heartwood of Myrtle can vary from shades of light brown with orange hue to a grey or olive color. The sapwood is generally lighter and defined.

Janka Hardness: 1270

Decay and Weather Resistance: Myrtle is not rated as decay resistent; decay in the heartwood is not uncommon.

Workability: Myrtle is known to be easy to work with. Tearout and burning when drilling can happen. It glues and finishes well. 

Uses: Myrtle is commonly used to create furniture, cabinetry, instruments, veener, and gunstocks.

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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