Heartwood golden brown, often with narrow bands of darker colour indicative of the growth rings. Sometimes reddish streaks are also present. Texture is medium and even. Grain usually straight but sometimes wavy, producing a fiddleback figure. Used in but not limited to furniture, joinery, decorative veneers, flooring and turnery.
Density kg/m3 dry 640 Hardness (janka) kN 5.9 Colour Golden brown sometimes with reddish streaks Finish Good Stability Excellent Durability Non-durable Availability Available