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.

Ebony, Macassar

  • Latin name: Diospyros celebica
  • Common name(s): Coromandel, Calamander, Wood Indian Ebony, Tendu, Several others
  • Sources: India and Sri Lanka
CHARACTERISTICS Black heartwood with lighter streaks of grays and browns. Usually straight grain with occasional figure and a smooth texture.
COMMON CUTS Plain sliced, Quarter sliced
USES Architectural millwork, molding, inlay, and accent trim.
AVAILABILITY Reasonable
PRICE $$$$