West African in Origin

Movement - Small

Durability - Very durable and also insect resistant

Treatability - Very Resistant

Workability - Works well except for picking-up with interlocked grain, splits with nailing, polishes well

 

Uses - Interior & Exterior joinery. Decorative block flooring, furniture.

Look - Used as an alternative to Teak, although it is a little darker and finer texture.