ROSEWOOD HONDURAS WOOD
Honduras Rosewood quarter cut wood veneer heartwood is a brownish-mauve color, but can range from a deep brownish-purple to a light brown. Straight to wavy grain; medium to fine texture. Very handsome appearance.
Common Uses for Flat Cut Honduras Rosewood Wood Veneer: Architectural panels, cabinetry, furniture and millwork, as well as musical instruments.
Other Name(s): Also called Honduran Rosewood.
The Tree: Reaches heights of 50-100 feet with trunk diameters of about 3 feet.
A Little History: Known for its acoustic properties, making it well-suited for acoustic musical instruments.
Region: South America