Cerejeira crotch wood veneer is yellow to medium brown, sometimes with an orange, or pink, hue. Cerejeira has a medium to high natural luster, along with a medium to coarse texture. This South American wood also emits a sweet smell, similar to vanilla or cumiran.
Common Uses: High-end luxury furniture, as well as architectural millwork, panels and cabinetry.
The Tree: The trees are large, typically reaching heights of up to 80-100 feet, with trunk diameters usually between 25-35 inches.
Region: South America