How is it used by the wood industry ?
Its average height of 28 meters and its average diameter of 70 centimeters confers the title of biggest birch. The largest yellow birch tree is located near Lac Saint-Jean in Canada ; it is estimated at an age between 250 and 300 years. Its trunk with maturity takes a golden hue. Its wood is prized for its unique qualities: it is robust, strong and shaped easily. The bark exfoliates naturally. This wild wood is often asked Joinery, usually for timber : doors, flooring.