The heart is dark brown, the hard wood a yellowish white.
Creamy white with a slight reddish brown tinge, the heartwood varies from light to dark reddish brown.
Poplar varies from creamy white to very straw colored, and some species are pale or pink-brown.
Dark brown with a reddish tinge
The heartwood varies from light brown-pink to reddish brown. The sapwood is yellowish white, light to reddish gray.
Yellowish white, reddish toward the pith
This tree grows very straight, has a pure color and fine growth rings. The texture varies from plain to figured up to flame-like.
The whitish to pale yellow sapwood is clearly distinct from the yellow-brown heartwood, which matures to a deeper brown.