This beautiful hardwood is durable and has a light to deep reddish-brown colour. Home to West Africa, it is used in boat building, flooring, furniture, veneer, decorative work, cabinetry, window frames, plywood, and musical instruments, among others. Currently this priced tree is being grown in NT in plantations. Legend has it that an early botanist … [Read More]
Beech is a popular choice for flooring, furniture, veneer plywood. It is a hard, strong and heavy wood. It has a fine, tight grain and even texture. Usually a pale yellow/brown colour which gives your room a warm feeling. With its smooth finish it is a great wood to polish, while it is a strong … [Read More]
Damanu Cedar, also known as Fiji Cedar, has reddish-brown heart wood colour. Some people also refer to it as the Pacific Mahogany, but it is not a mahogany. It is a durable timber with intermediate to coarse texture. It is suitable for both interior use such as for furniture, cabinet making, joinery or, exterior use, … [Read More]
Huon Pine is the oldest living tree in Australia, second oldest in the world (after North American bristle cone). It can live for 3,000 years, that means some of them are older than the invention of Greek democracy by Cleisthenes at 507B.C. They only grow very slowly in the cool temperate climate in Tasmanian, averaging … [Read More]
The beautiful Jacaranda tree that can be seen in many places in Sydney, Grafton and other parts of NSW, Queensland and even Australia, is a sub-tropical tree native to Brazil that has been widely planted elsewhere because of its attractive and long-lasting pale indigo flowers. From October onwards, everyone will notice streets turn pale purple … [Read More]
Pine trees are evergreen, coniferous resinous trees (or, rarely, shrubs) growing 3–80 m (10–260 ft) tall, with the majority of species reaching 15–45 m (50–150 ft) tall. It is among the most commercially important tree species valued for their timber and wood pulp throughout the world.
Red Cedar is a large to very large tree, ranging up to 65 to 70 m tall and 3 to 4 m in trunk diameter. It is valued for its distinct appearance, aroma, and its durability and high natural resistance to decay. It is long-lived tree; some individuals can live well over a thousand years, … [Read More]
This broad leave evergreen tree is native to Eastern Australia. It grows fast when young, but considerably slows down later. It grows preferably in rain forests, but occasionally also in subtropical and dry forests, as it can withstand drought but not frost. This hardwood is relatively soft and light, but has figuring that resembles lace, … [Read More]
Spotted gum is one of Australia’s premium native hardwoods with a striking appearance and a high degree of natural durability and strength, making it an ideal timber for a variety of structural, exterior and interior applications. Architects and designers throughout the world value spotted gum timbers for their back-sawn grain structure, attractive markings and vibrant … [Read More]
Of all Tasmanian timbers, sassafras has the most variable and dynamic colouring. It is a beautiful and pale creamy grey to white normally but can be streaked with rich browns and black heart. Sassafras can be found in Tasmania’s native forests, but also in Victoria and NSW. It generally grows in well-drained rainforests in cool … [Read More]
Australian blackwood, is an Acacia species native in eastern Australia. The species is also known as Sally wattle, lightwood, hickory, mudgerabah, Tasmanian blackwood, black wattle or blackwood acacia. This is the perfect timber for fine furniture, joinery or a feature floor / furniture piece. Boasting a variety of colours ranging from light golden-brown to deep … [Read More]
Tasmanian Myrtle is a dominant species of the cool temperate rainforest, found in the north-west and west of the state, though small communities thrive on the Tasman Peninsula and South Bruny Island. It can attain heights of up to 50m and ages in excess of 500 years. A striking wood with rich red, brown, and … [Read More]
Tasmanian oak is the name used for three almost identical species of eucalypt hardwoods that are normally marketed collectively. E. delegatensis occurs at higher altitudes, while E. regnans is found in wetter sites; E. obliqua has a wide distribution, occurring in wet forests but also extending into drier areas. Warm, dense and resilient, Tasmanian oak … [Read More]
Jarrah timbers reflect the hues of the Western Australian landscape. They grow on the iron and aluminium rich plains of south-western corner of Western Australia, from the ranges east of Perth down to Albany. The heartwood varies in colour from rich reds to browns, and their roots often reaching to great depths in search of … [Read More]
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