Latin name: Juglans
Type of wood: Hardwood
Well known for its characteristic dark coloured wood with attractive grain patterns, Walnut is a dense and strong wood that is highly desired for expensive furniture and carpentry.
Walnut is commonly used for furniture, musical instruments, carvings, trims and veneers.
- durable, long lasting wood
- attractive wood grain
- highly resistant to wear and tear
- stains and polishes well
- very heavy wood
- can bleach if exposed to the sun