Color RangeCream white with irregular streaks of gray, dark brown, tan or black
Other NamesAmbrosia Maple, Beetle Maple, Maple, Red maple, Scarlet maple, Soft maple, Tiger maple, Wormy maple
Some Typical UsesFurniture, cabinets, an decorative projects
What's the Tree Like?Ambrosia maple isn't necessarily a specific tree, but an effect on the appearance of the wood of the Red or Soft Maple tree that's been infested by the Ambrosia beetle. The infestation results in numerous gray fungus streaks and discolorations.
Ambrosia Maple grows in North America