Latin name:JUGLANS REGIA. Other name:French walnut
This lobed-leaved tree is mostly present in Europe,in Asia Minor and in South-Western Asia. Its grain goes from straight to waved,its texture is rough.It is a browny grey wood. This specie is relatively long lasting and hard.In spite of its hardness,it is easy to work and to stick.This wood offers a nice glossy.Walnut is used for making inside woodworks,pieces of furniture,rifle butts,for woodcarving but also for turning,veneering and steam bending.