The most popular Brazilian species also known as “Brazilian cherry”. Its look varies from a light orangish brown to a darker reddish brown, sometimes with contrasting darker grayish brown streaks. Colour darkens upon exposure to light. Coarse texture, and natural luster. Very rich appearance when stained. Remarkably hard.
Janka Hardness scale: 2690
Staining ability: Good
Available in several colors, in solid and engineered.