Hickory is a dense, durable hardwood – harder than Oak. It has an open, wavy grain and comes in a variety of tones from light to dark, with a soft to deep brown heart wood.

Hickory (Lat. Carya)

Family: Juglandaceae
Size: Hickory can grow up to 100ft (30 m) in height and can live for up to 300 years.
Origin of Kährs Hickory flooring: North America
Hardness: The wood is exceptionally tough, heavy, hard, and strong. Brinell value: 6.8
Color change: Hickory experiences a golden enriching effect as it ages.