COUNTRIES OF DISTRIBUTION: Angola, Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, Zambia & Zimbabwe.
DISTRIBUTION OVERVIEW: The species occurs widely throughout South-Central Africa, and is commonly found in Savannah Woodland.
HEARTWOOD COLOUR: Brown, dark brown, golden brown, purple, red. Dark streak irregularly spaced.
SAPWOOD COLOUR: White to yellow, clearly distinct.
WORKING PROPERTIES: General finishing is rated as excellent. Easily worked with hand tools. Carves, glues, moulds, planes, nails, screws and turns with ease. Paints, polishes and stains well.