While maple burl wood coffee table are stunning the burl wood is not common. A burl is an abnormality found in the roots of some trees as well as nodules on the tree trunk. This stunning live edge wood slab highlights the organic beauty of a Bigleaf Maple Burl. While available in an array of shapes and sizes. While not common it is highly sought after by DIY and professional woodworkers. Along with rustic coffee tables, this wood is also used in natural wood furniture. Such as rustic beds and rustic dining tables.