What Is Black Walnut Wood?

Answer Black walnut wood is the lumber that comes from the Juglans nigra tree, otherwise referred to as the American or eastern black walnut tree. It is typically used to make furniture, musical instrumen... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What Is Black Walnut Wood

Is black walnut wood poisonous to humans?

Wow...interesting answers.As a woodworker, the dust from a black walnut can cause severe problems if inhaled. Although not nearly as toxic as some woods, it did send a long time woodworker friend t... Read More »

How to Grow Walnut Trees With Black Walnut Rootstock?

Black walnut trees grown from seed yield a small percentage of kernel per nut, in a shell that is notoriously difficult to crack. According to the University of Missouri, black walnut trees that ar... Read More »

What color is walnut wood?

The sapwood, or the outer part of the walnut tree, is creamy white. The heartwood, or the inner part of the tree, is much darker and more chocolate in color. If it is kiln-dried it becomes a dull b... Read More »

What is your favorite wood oak, cherry, walnut, ect?

Favorite woods are red oak for floors and cherry for furniture and cabinetry.Maple is the favored tree.