|Scientific Name:||Aesculus spp.|
|Crushing Strength:||4,770lbf /in2|
The heartwood of Buckeye is a creamy white or yellowish color, while the sapwood is a white. The end grain is diffuse-porous. It is rated non-durable to perishable in regards to decay. Buckeye is easy to work with and glues and finishes well. It does however respond poorly to steam bending.