Veneer Species Guide

Columbia Forest Products is proud to offer an exciting variety of hardwood and decorative softwood species of faces to meet the demand for architectural individuality in interior design applications.


  • Latin name: Juglans cinerea
  • Common name(s): White Walnut
  • Sources: USA and Canada
CHARACTERISTICS Heart wood is soft brown color with occasional darker streaks with a low lustre. Sapwood is light cream to tan. Grain is semi ring porous with typical dark and light colorations for early and late wood.
COMMON CUTS Plain sliced
USES Decorative veneer and lumber for architectural millwork and occasional cabinetry.
AVAILABILITY Reasonable availability depending on level of specification