The Lexington platform bed is made of real, smooth, Unfinished tulip poplar harvested In the mountains of Virginia. The horizontal lines of this bed are said to suggest a solid, harmonious relationship with the earth, and offer a sense of tranquility. This bed has a slat spacing of 2. 8″ To Accommodate the requirements of your latex or memory foam mattresses. Take comfort in purchasing this eco-safe, chemical-free bed frame Made in the USA.