Quaking Aspen (Populus tremuloides)
Common Names: Quaking Aspen
Distribution: Canada and Northern United States
Color/Appearance: Heartwood tends to be a light brown. Wide sapwood is a pale yellow to nearly white.
Janka Hardness: 350 lbf
Density: 2.2 lb/b.f.
Allergies/Toxicity: Besides the standard health risks associated with any type of wood dust, no further health reactions have been associated with Aspen
Common Uses: Boxes/crates, veneer, plywood, and various utility purposes