WALNUT SILKY WOOD
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