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Populus spp, Populus nigra, Populus canescens, Populus tremula, Populus alba, Populus italica, Populus canadensis, Populus robusta

As you can see there are a number of poplars grown in the UK.

Although classed as a hardwood the timber is quite soft , with a fine grain which makes it an ideal material for painted furniture

Technical detail from TRADA

  • Wood type – hardwood 
  • Mechanical strength – soft and will dent easily
  • Durability – nondurable
  • Treatability-  difficult
  • Density- 450kg/m3 at 12%
  • Colour and grain – white cream, light brown, grey