CHERRY CROTCH WOOD
Cherry crotch wood veneer is light pink brown to dark red brown in color with fine, straight, close grain. Has a satiny finish and fine texture.
Common Uses for Cherry Crotch Wood Veneer: Architectural and acoustic panels, millwork, as well as high end cabinetry and furniture.
Other Name(s): American Cherry, Wild Black Cherry.
The Tree: A handsome tree, typically reaching heights of 60-80 feet, with trunk diameters between 2-3 feet.
A Little History: Used heavily in the 18th century for furniture, cabinets and interior trim. Also popular for the backings of musical and scientific instruments.
Region: North America