European Beech

European Beech

European Beech
Species Name

Fagus sylvatica

Other Names

English, French, German Beech etc. (according to origin)

Country of Origin

Central Europe

Mainly used for
Interior joinery & furniture
Cabinetmaking
Turnery
Interior joinery & furniture
Tool handles
General woodware

European Beech heartwood and sapwood are cream to pale pink in colour with a straight grain and fine, even texture. It is common practice to steam the timber, which turns it to a darker pink-red colour.

Interior Timbers Options