California and Oregon
30-60 ft (9-18 m) tall, 3-5 ft (1-1.5 m) trunk diameter
Claro Walnut is a favorite among wood workers and designers. Its Workability is good and it glues and finishes well. It has a similar color tone as Black Walnut but also has rich purple, gray and reddish streaks. The wood grain can have beautiful figure that is often sought after. Claro Walnut is difficult to come by and fetches top dollar, often up to four times what Black Walnut costs.