Claro Walnut quarter cut wood veneer heartwood ranges from light brown to chocolate brown with subtle stripes. Light golden markings are present. The grain is usually straight but may be wavy. Also has beautiful fiddleback figure.
Common Uses for Quarter Cut Claro Walnut Wood Veneer: Architectural and acoustic panels, millwork, cabinetry, musical instruments, doors and furniture, as well as yacht and aircraft interiors.
Other Name(s): California Walnut.
The Tree: Reaches heights of 60 feet with trunk diameters of 3-5 feet.
A Little History: Because of its relation, Claro Walnut has many of the same physical properties of Black Walnut.
Region: North America