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LATIN: HYMENAEA COURBARIL ORIGIN: SOUTH/CENTRAL AMERICA
Jatoba is an exotic wood that runs from salmon-red to orange-brown. It darkens into a russet to reddish-brown color after drying, and it is frequently marked with dark streaks. It is reported to have good strength qualities and can be used in structural applications for which Oak would be suitable. It is reported to be similar to the African species, Tchitola, Black locust, and is superior to White oak.
Medium to coarse
Salmon-red to orange-brown
Exotic Wood Blanks: Below you will find stock sizes of Jatoba exotic wood blanks. To view all of the available sizes of Jatoba please click the "All" link below.
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