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.

Rosewood, Santos

  • Latin name: Machaerium spp.
  • Common name(s): Caviuna, Jacaranda Pardo, Pau Ferro, Santos Palisander (M. scleroxylon), South American Rosewood
  • Sources: Generally same as Brazilian Rosewood
CHARACTERISTICS Similar to and often substituted for Brazilian Rosewood.
COMMON CUTS Plain sliced
USES Musical instrument components, parquetry, marquetry, and high end architectural millwork and cabinetry.
AVAILABILITY Scarce
PRICE $$$$