Hardwood, light brown to dark chocolate, with some blonde or yellow as well. Walnut is highly prized and valued among joinery, cabinet and furniture makers.
Eastern USA and Canada (Ontario)
Colour: Rich dark brown to purplish-black
Texture: Rather coarse
High quality furniture, cabinet making and interior joinery, boat building, plywood manufacture, panelling and cabinet/decorative veneers.
Works well with hand and machine tools, nails and glues are satisfactorily, polishes to a high finish.