Paldao quarter cut wood veneer heartwood is gray-brown with a greenish color, brown to black streaks. Interlocked grain; medium to coarse texture. Also displays contrasty striping.
Common Uses for Quarter Cut Paldao Wood Veneer: Architectural panels, cabinetry, furniture and millwork, as well as musical instruments.
The Tree: Regularly reaches heights of 100-120 feet, with trunk diameters usually around 5-7 feet.
A Little History: Often a substitute for Walnut because of its similarities in characteristics and looks.