Tulipwood flat cut wood veneer heartwood is pink yellow with stripes of salmon pink to rose red to violet. The grain can be straight, as well as irregular, while the texture is moderately fine. Naturally lustrous.
Common Uses for Tulipwood Flat Cut Wood Veneer: Architectural millwork, fine furniture and cabinetry, as well as musical instruments.
Other Name(s): Brazilian Tulipwood.
The Tree: Found primarily in tropical South America, this species is a rather small. Typically grows to heights of 30-40 feet with trunk diameters around 16 inches.
A Little History: Tulipwood is a member of the rosewood family.
Region: South America