Flame Cherry is the same as plain (American Black) Cherry only it has figure, or flame, type grain that gives the wood the appearance of depth. As the wood darkens with age, the flame grows richer and deeper. Its a classic look found on prized American antique furniture and cabinets.
Latin: Prunus Serotina
Location: Eastern North America
Trees: 2-3ft diameter, up to 100ft tall
Names: American Black Cherry
Density: 36 lb/cubic ft