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.

Availability: Obtainable

Price: $$$-$$$$ depending on specification