Imbuya pommele wood veneer heartwood varies widely from medium to dark chocolate. Imbuya can also have olive tones, reddish and rich golden hues. Also has fantastic contrast.
Common Uses for Pommele Imbuya Wood Veneer: Architectural millwork, fine furniture and cabinetry, as well as yacht and aircraft interiors.
Other Name(s): Imbuia, Brazilian Walnut.
The Tree: Found primarily in Brazil, Imbuya grows to heights of 130 feet with trunk diameters around six feet. These large trees allow for substantial veneer yields that are excellent for high-end projects.
A Little History: Although not a true Walnut, Imbuya has many of the same characteristics, such as rich colors and interesting grain patterns.
Region: South America