Maple, Birds' Eye
Latin name: Acer saccharum, A. nigrum
Common name(s): Bird’s Eye Maple
Sources: USA and Canada
Characteristics: Same as Hard Maple except for heavy presence of nested conical indentations in the growth rings resembling birds’ eyes when cut.
Common cuts: Rotary cut, Plain sliced
Uses: Architectural wall panels, millwork, molding, inlay, and accent trim, specialty applications.
Price: $$$-$$$$ depending on specification