Peruvian Walnut quarter cut wood veneer heartwood is a dark chocolate brown with darker black streaks. Can also have a purple hue. The quarter cut grain is straight to wavy with a coarse texture.
Common Uses for Quarter Cut Peruvian Walnut Wood Veneer: Architectural panels, millwork, cabinetry, doors, fine furniture and musical instruments, as well as yacht and aircraft interiors.
Other Name(s): Tropical Walnut.
The Tree: Grows 30-60 feet in height with trunk diameters between 2-3 feet.
A Little History: The wood is used extensively in Central and South America for both cabinetry and furniture.
Region: South America