Hardwood Lumber - Poplar

Central Hardwoods maintains one of the largrest and most diverse hardwood inventories in the south west. We maintain stock of upper-grade hardwoods, selected according to their grain and color characteristics.



A very stable wood used extensively in architectural woodwork, which is to be painted or enameled. Modest figure and even texture permit staining to simulate more expensive woods such as Walnut.


Yellowish to creamy white, to a pale straw colored heartwood, often with greenish cast or dark mineral streaks.


We typically offer Poplar in the following sizes:

Sub-species Grade Cut Features 3/4 4/4 5/4 6/4 7/4 8/4 10/4 12/4 16/4
FAS One Face & Better
Select & Better FSC 100%
#1 Common & Selects
1 x 12
Select & Better Rift & Quartered
FAS One Face & Better S3S
#1 Common
Appalachian FAS One Face & Better Kiln-Dried

Poplar can be prepared for you with the following:

S2S / S4S Glue Up for Tables/Blocks
Straight Line / Gang Ripped Sand / Surfacing
Custom Moulding / Trim Radius Moulding
Flooring Stair Treads

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