Silky Walnut quarter cut wood veneer sapwood does not have much definition. The heartwood is red brown to purple brown, and fairly lustrous. The grain appears twisted and interlocked with a coarse and even texture.
Common Uses for Silky Walnut Quarter Cut Wood Veneer: Architectural panels and millwork, as well as doors and furniture.
The Tree: A canopy tree that grows to heights of 80-100 feet, sometimes reaching 120 feet. Trunks are usually between 2-4 feet in width.
A Little History: Silky Walnut is of no relation to the Walnut family, but is a commercial name in the wood industry.
Region: Australia & Oceana