The Empress tree’s beautiful wood is revered for it’s aesthetically pleasing grain. It’s high strength-to-weight ratio makes it a favorite amongst carpenters and builders.
Markets We Serve
Empress lumber is perfect for building surfboards, cabinets, Venetian blinds, home furnishings, musical instruments as well as other items you would use a light, water-resistant, hardwood for.
Products We Offer
World Tree can provide various grades and cuts of lumber based on your needs. We also offer a specialty selection harvested from President Jimmy Carter’s very own plantation.
Why Empress Eco-Timber?
Paulownia has been widely used for musical instruments for many years and is considered to be aesthetically pleasing as well as acoustically impressive.
The attribute to hold it’s shape over time also becomes a major factor to creating beautiful timeless instruments.
The magnificent grain of Paulownia compliments any wardrobe or cabinetry for the office or home.
The wood’s ability to take stain seamlessly allows for matching a particular decor.
Paulownia’s strength to weight ratio is considerably low compared to most hardwoods which makes it a wonderful match for blinds and shutters.
The beautiful grain of the wood provides a perfect accent to any home.
Many types of furniture have been developed using Paulownia wood.
Items such as chests, wine boxes, bannisters, and tables have been crafted from the revered lumber. Much of what Cedar is used for can be replaced by Paulownia.