Heartwood can vary in color from a reddish brown, to a more yellowish olive brown, to a dark blackish brown, sometimes with contrasting darker brown/black stripes. In certain species, there are powdery yellow deposits within the wood.
Flooring, decking, exterior lumber, veneer, tool handles, and other turned objects.
- Sapwood whitish or yellowish
- Texture fine to medium, luster low to medium
- Grain straight to very irregular and or interlocked