CHECHEN SOUTH AMERICAN
South American Chechen flat cut wood veneer is usually reddish brown with stripey, interlocked grain. Can also have golden and orange hues.
Common Uses for South American Chechen Flat Cut Wood Veneer: Architectural panels, cabinetry, furniture and millwork.
Other Name(s): Chenchen.
The Tree: Can reach heights over 100 feet with 3-5 foot wide trunks.
A Little History: Sometimes called Caribbean Rosewood, although it is not a true Rosewood. This is because of its wide variety of colors and natural luster.
Region: South America