This hardwood is a good durable hardwood used in many applications. Heartwood may be bright yellow when first cut, but becomes a pale to dark reddish brown. Becuase of its durability it is used in many exterior areas where weather may be a concern such as decking, flooring, window joinery and boat building. It may also be used in other projects such as furniture but can be difficult to work with.
Density kg/m3 dry 830 Hardness (janka) kN 8.6 Colour Pale to dark redish brown Finish Good Stability Good Durability Durable Availability Available