European Lime


Scientific Name: Tilia x europaea
Location: Europe
Dried Weight: 33lbs/ft3
Janka Hardness: 700lbf
Crushing Strength: 6,500lbf /in2


European Lime is pale white to a cream color which will tend to age to a yellow or pale brown over time. The wood has a fine even texture. Lime is rated as non-durable in regards to decay. It is easy to work with and is suitable for carving. The wood glues and finishes well.