African in Origin

Movement - Medium

Durability - Moderately 

Treatability - Resistant including the sapwood

Workability - Works well, finishes well except for planing quartered stock


Uses - Joinery, furniture, panelling and decorative veneers

Look - Interlocking grain, moderately fine texture and even. Heartwood medium to dark reddish brown, sapwood pale creamy in colour. An alternative to Mahogany.

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