Description | Breed core. The kernel is yellowish-brown, the sapwood yellow-white, gradually passes into a kernel. Serdtsevinny rays are visible on a radial section in the form of short dashes. Year layers differ well. Strong and viscous wood, small tendency to cracking, very beautiful texture resistant against a decay, long-lasting. Warps a little. The ash-tree on hardness exceeds an oak, but at the same time very elastically-are well bends.