A hardwood that is firm, but easy to work. The texture is fine and even and straight grain. Heartwood greenish yellow to a grey brown. Sapwood is paler but not readily distinguishable. Sassafras is used for furniture, joinery and plywood.
Density kg/m3 dry 600 Hardness (janka) kN 4.1 Colour Greenish yellow to grey brown Finish Excellent Stability Excellent Durability Non-durable Availability Available