What's in this paddle?
- Poplar: The Poplar tree grows in Eastern USA & Canada. The heartwood is light cream to yellowish/greenish brown, with occasional streaks of gray or green.
- Leopardwood: This is an exotic wood from Central and South America. This wood has a very conspicuous flecking that gives this wood its namesake. The wood itself is a medium to dark reddish brown with grey or light brown rays. The figured flecks are due to the wood’s wide medullary rays, whose layout can be seen the clearest when looking at the endgrain.
- Walnut: The walnut tree grows in Mid and Eastern United States and Canada. The heartwood can range from a lighter pale brown to a dark chocolate brown with darker brown streaks. Its color can also have a grey, purple, or reddish cast.