Pacific Coast Maple
August 25, 2011 | 11:23 pm CDT

Northwest Hardwoods’ Pacific Coast Maple (PCM/big leaf maple) is a prolific, fast-growing species. Unlike more well-known eastern maples, Northwest Hardwoods says there is minimal difference in PCM’s heartwood and sapwood, which makes it a good choice for finished furniture and cabinetry. (866) 870-3040,,