Eastern White Pine is regarded as America's most time-honored wood for wide plank floors. Carlisle Eastern White Pine floors are hand selected from the heartwood of timbers grown exclusively in New England where the cold climate allows the trees to grow slower and reach full maturity. This floor provides a smooth grain, beautiful knots, and versatile finish capabilities. Although Eastern White Pine is known as a softer floor, that will naturally wear over time this softness should not be confused with the longevity of the floor. Eastern White Pine floors have graced home along the Eastern Seaboard, some for over 300 years, and the character that develops over time will add warmth and charm to your floor and your home.