Pinus Taeda

Loblolly pine

Pinus taeda

Origin: North-East of Argentina

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Products and presentations

Logs

Diameter: 12-35 cm

Lenght: 0,8 - 5,2 mts  

 

Brushed and unbrushed lumber

Thinckness (mm): 26/37/51/77/102

Width (mm): 77/102/127/153/178/204

Lenght (mts): 0,5 to 4,2

 

Tongue and Grooves / Floor Deck

Thinckness (mm): 12/18/24

Width (mm): 77/102/127/153/178/204

Lenght (mts): 0,5 to 4,2

Uses

Construction, stringers, roof trusses, poles, subflooring and sheathing, plywood, wood pulp, venners, pallet

Treatments

• CCA (optional)

• Moderate air drying

• Kiln drying

Quality Grades

Lumber: COL, MILL RUN, INDUSTRIAL, ABC (AA,AB,BB,BC,C)

Veneers: A, B, C, D, E

Logs: F1, F2, F3

General description

Can reach a height of 30–35 m (98–115 ft) with a diameter of 0.4–1.5 m (1.3–4.9 ft). Exceptional specimens may reach 50 m (160 ft) tall, the largest of the southern pines. Its needles are in bundles of three, sometimes twisted, and measure 12–22 cm (4 3⁄4–8 3⁄4 in) long, an intermediate length for southern pines, shorter than those of the longleaf pine or slash pine, but longer than those of the shortleaf pine and spruce pine. 

Anatomic Characteristics

Heartwood color: Reddish brown

Sapwood color: yellowish white

Texture: Medium to fine

How to reach us

by phone: +5411 5258-5560

by mail: info@bidcomgroup.com

Headquarters

Tucumán 612 - 6tth Floor - Buenos Aires - Argentina

+5411 5258-5560