A large hardwood mainly grown in north Queensland. The heartwood is pinkish brown, very similar to Queensland Maple. The grain is straight and texture is even. Has a slightly greasy feel and is easy to work. Bolly Silkwood is often used in decorative projects and commonly used as a contrasting colour to lighter timber species.
Density kg/m3 dry 650 Hardness (janka) kN 7.7 Colour Pinkish brown to mid brown Finish Excellent Stability Good Durability Non-durable Availability Not readily available