Origin
 
Africa.
Properties
 
Colour: It varies from a creamy white to a pale roseate-brown.
Smooth texture, slightly nervous, and relatively heavy weight.
Fairly apt for veneer elaboration.
Mechanisation: Certain risk of rough filaments in the event of interlaced fibre.
Gluing: It does not offer difficulties.
Nailing and screwing: It does not offer difficulties.
Finishing: It does not offer difficulties.
Fibre: Straight or slightly interlaced. Smell resembles to Cedar.
Impregnability:
 
Apt for impregnation.
Applications
 
Plywood boards. Ornamental covering boards. Cabinetwork and furniture. Interior and exterior carpentry.