How is it used by the wood industry ?
This tree of 10 to 20 meters high is quite variable shape. Its pointed and slightly bent needles are 2 to 5 cm long. With pale yellowish green color, they are grouped by two and divergent. The color of the rind ranges from reddish brown to gray, then it becomes dark brown, scaly and sharp irregular grooves. It is commonly used to make posts, poles, fences, gates, moldings, floors, stairs, laminated glued panels, doors and windows, shelves, racks, furnitures. Jack Pine wood can be treated at high temperature.