Hickory wood, known for its wild color variations, presents an almost “calico” look. The color variations are similar to that of the character grades of maple. The #2 Common presents stunning contrasts from creamy white to tan to dark browns and deep chocolates. There are tight knots and some black mineral streaking. Hickory is a very dense wood, comparable to maple, and maintains high durability.
This grade of hickory contains wild color variations and dramatic wood characteristics. The colors range from very dark to nearly white and the grade includes discolored sapwood, heavy dramatic streaks, and sound knots. This flooring expresses classic character along with rustic elegance and would be an appealing choice suited for contemporary or country decor.
Face Widths: 2-1/4″, 3-1/4″
AVERAGE LENGTH: 26″