BOTANICAL NAME: Pinus lambertiana
OTHER COMMON NAMES: Californian sugar pine.
TREE DESCRIPTION: Typically reaches about 45m (150ft) in height and 1m (3ft 3″) in diameter.
COLOUR: The sapwood is white, and the heartwood a pale brown to reddish-brown colour.
GRAIN AND TEXTURE: The even-grained wood is moderately soft, with a medium texture.