Shop by Species

DIY Vacuum Press

    Do It Yourself Vacuum Press Monthly Newsletter

Sort by:

Bossé Cedar Wood Veneer

Bosse VeneerKnown for its aroma, which is very similar to Spanish cedar, Bossé  ('boss-say')can come in an array of grain types. Most of our Bossé wood veneer sheets have the highly sought-after quilted figuring. Very few veneers have this kind of chatoyance in the grain. The color is an excellent companion to a dark brown fine-grain veneer such as walnut.

Common Name:
  Bossé, African Cedar, Fragrant Mahogany
Scientific Name:
  Guarea cedrata or Guarea thompsonii
  Warm brown to orange and gold
  Africa: Nigeria, Cameroon, Congo, Gold Coast, and Ivory Coast
  Medium pores structure with interlocking grain
  Readily accepts stains and finishes
Did You Know:  

Bossé is related to sapele. They are both part of the Meliaceae family. The bosse tree typically grows as high as 150 feet.

  • Pages:
  • 1
  • 2

  • Pages:
  • 1
  • 2

Good News for 2017

    Reduced Shipping Rates In Effect