COUNTRIES OF DISTRIBUTION: Australia, South Africa & Zambia
HEARTWOOD COLOUR: Red, brown, pink, paler red to yellow.
SAPWOOD COLOUR: Paler than heartwood, white to yellow.
WORKING PROPERTIES: Glues, nails, planes, screws, sands and turns easily. Responds well to hand tools. Does split and can tear when cutting across the grain. Finishes when painting and polishing are good. Can be resistant to staining and impregnation.