English Oak is a White Oak- usually Quercous robur but sometimes Quercous petraea. The lumber has light heartwood similar to old growth American White Oak.
- Burr Oak is English White Oak that has been “taken over” by burls (the burls give the wood a wonderful marbled appearance)
- Prized for fine furniture and veneers
- Most logs have extensive history and have been harvested from old estates in England or Scotland
- See also English Brown Oak for more information