Compare Properties of Canadian Wood Species

Few places on earth can match the diversity and richness of British Columbia’s (B.C.'s) forests. Canadian wood offers five wood species: Douglas fir, western hemlock, western red cedar, spruce-pine-fir (SPF), and yellow cedar. Each of these species have unique features which they bring to the table. Here's a comparison of wood species to understand their features and suitability for applications.

    Canadian Wood species

    ( Note: maximum selection 3 species )

    Commonly available wood species

Source: quebec wood export bureau, Canada for european beech, black walnut, white oak, white ash.