COUNTRIES OF DISTRIBUTION: Argentina, Australia, Chile, South Africa & Tanzania
ENVIRONMENTAL PROFILE: Grown in plantation and natural habitat.
HEARTWOOD COLOUR: Brown, dark brown, reddish brown to golden bronze.
SAPWOOD COLOUR: White to yellow, grey. Clearly differentiated from heartwood.
WORKING PROPERTIES: Carves, glues, sands, screws and turns relatively well. Easy to work with hand tools. Poor moulding and planing results especially if interlocked grain is present. Polishes and stains with good results.