Pecan heartwood Hickory is reddish brown with dark brown stripes; sapwood is white or creamy white with pinkish tones. Hickory heartwood is tan or reddish; sapwood is white to cream, with fine brown lines.
In both hickory and pecan, there are often pronounced differentiations in color between spring wood and summer wood. In pecan, sapwood is usually graded higher than darker heartwood. Pecan and hickory are traditionally mixed by flooring mills.
Hickory is a very durable, strong and shock-resistant wood with a rating of approximately 1820 on the Janka scale. Available in site-finished or prefinished solid hardwood or engineered hardwood. All pre-finished options are listed below.