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Walnut, American Black
- Latin name: Juglans nigra
- Common name(s): Walnut, Black Walnut
- Sources: Eastern USA and Southeastern Canada
||Heartwood varies from dark tan to deep chocolate depending on amount of exposure to air prior to drying. Grain varies from very straight to interlocked which produces pronounced figure that may or may not be desireable. Pin knots with small dark centers may be prevalent.
||Plain sliced, Quarter sliced (usually pulled from sliced)
||Architectural millwork, judges panels, parquetry, musical instruments, fine furniture, high end office furniture, accent walls, occasional cabinetry.
||$$-$$$ depending on specifications
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