Alder (Knotty)

Fish Brothers Board Company

Alder (Knotty)

Sale price$2.50
Size:4/4 Knotty Alder
Common Name(s): 
Red Alder, Western Red Alder
Growing Region
Coastal western North America

Tree Size: 
100-130 ft tall, 2-3 ft runk diameter
Average Board Foot Weight(Dry) at 1":
2.15 lbs
Janka Hardness: 
590 lbf
Color/Appearance:
Tends to be a light tan to reddish brown
Grain/Texture:
Tight, sound knots throughout. A soft, relatively low-strength, straight-grained, even-textured wood. Rarely wider than 6 due to the small size of the trees.