North American Walnut
Walnut (North American) is 80% as hard as Red Oak (1010 on the Janka scale vs. 1260 for Red Oak).
- Flooring Trade Name
Walnut (North America)
- Botanical Name
- Lumber Trade Name(s)
Walnut (North American) is generally straight-grained, sometimes with wavy or curly grain.
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- Safety/Allergic Reactions
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- Color Change (photo-sensitivity)
Walnut (North American) develops a rich patina that grows more lustrous with age.
- Color Range
Walnut (North American) ranges in a creamy white color while the heartwood is light brown to dark chocolate brown, occasionally with a purplish cast and darker streaks.