Engelmann spruce

Revision as of 21:13, 30 April 2016 by Jruggiero (talk | contribs) (Text replace - "== Authority ==" to "== Sources Checked for Data in Record ==")
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Engelmann Spruce (Picea engelmannii)


A soft, light wood obtained from the Engelmann spruce, Picea engelmannii, native to the western part of North America. The yellowish to reddish fine-grain wood is used for lumber, millwork, construction, and the manufacture of paper and boxes.

Synonyms and Related Terms

Picea engelmannii; épicéa d'Engelmann (Fr.); épinette (Fr.)

Density 27 pcf

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • Dictionary of Building Preservation, Ward Bucher, ed., John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York City, 1996
  • Random House, Webster's Encyclopedic Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language, Grammercy Book, New York, 1997
  • External source or communication Comment: Western Pine Association, Portland Oregon: air-dry weight = 27 pcf

Retrieved from "https://cameo.mfa.org/index.php?title=Engelmann_spruce&oldid=49771"