Honduras Mahogany quarter cut wood veneer heartwood varies from light to deep reddish brown. Straight to interlocked grain, along with a medium and uniform texture. Also has moderate natural luster.
Common Uses for Honduras Mahogany Quarter Cut Wood Veneer: Acoustic and architectural panels, millwork, cabinetry, musical instruments, doors and furniture, as well as both yacht and aircraft interiors.
Other Name(s): American Mahogany, Genuine Mahogany.
The Tree: Height varies but generally reaches heights of 150 feet with a trunk diameter over 6 feet.
A Little History: Called Honduran Mahogany because of historical trade routes, although the tree is not native to Honduras.
Region: South America