Juglans nigra

A rich, chocolate brown and a warm, silky feel provided by its fine texture, walnut is extremely popular for a wide variety of wood products. Surprisingly economical, the wood provides a luxury feel for a modest price.

rough-cut hex without sanding or finish


Relative Hardness


Relative Price

Wood Type: Temperate hardwood
Average Dry Weight: 610 kg/m³ (38 lbs/ft³)
Specific Gravity: 0.56
Janka Hardness: 1010
Texture: Even, slightly course
Grain Pattern: Slightly wavy, but mostly straight
Color: Rich brown with lighter streaks
Origin: North America