Madrone flat cut wood veneer is a pale to medium pink or reddish brown with straight to irregular grain, as well as a smooth, fine texture.
Common Uses for Flat Cut Madrone Wood Veneer: Architectural panels, millwork, cabinetry and doors, as well as furniture.
Other Name(s): Madrona, Madrono.
The Tree: This North American evergreen typically grows to 60-80 feet with trunks around 2-3 feet in diameter. Some trees can grow up to 120 feet with diameters of 4-5 feet.
A Little History: Madrone’s botanical species name, menziesii, is in honor of Scottish botanist Archibald Menzies, who discovered the tree in 1792. His name is also applied to Douglas Fir.
Region: North America