American Walnut (Juglans nigra)

 
 
 
 

Family - Juglandaceae
Distribution: USA
Other Names: American black walnut, Eastern black walnut, Eastern walnut, Gun-wood, Nogal, Nogal blanco, Nogal silvestre, Nuez meca, Tocte, Tropical walnut, Wavey black walnut.
Characteristics: The Sapwood us usually narrow and pale brown in colour. The heartwood varies from rich chocolate-brown to purplish-black. The wood has a fine texture and a rather coarse grain and weighs about 660 kg/m3 when dried.
Working Qualities: The timber is moderately hard, tough, strong and is easily worked. It finishes well and takes an excellent polish.
Uses: Furniture, cabinets, gun stocks, musical instruments and decorative veneer.

 
 
CONTACT US
Cape Town:
15 Second Street, Montague Gardens, Cape Town 7441
Tel: 021 552 2631
Cell: 083 234 6497
sales@countrywoods.co.za

Johannesburg:
15 Thora Crescent, Wynberg, Johannesburg 2090
Tel: 011 444 6705
Cell: 082 485 1969
michele@countrywoods.co.za
QUICK LINKS

Internal Links

 

External Links

TALK TO US


FOLLOW US
Site Map | Privacy Policy
 © Country Woods 2017 - All Rights Reserved