Jacaranda

Jacaranda Mimosifolia by its Latin name, is from the Bignoniaceae family and also known as blue jacaranda, black poui, Brazilian rosewood, blue trumpet tree.

Region

Originates from Argentina, planted throughout Southern Africa and Australia as ornamental trees.

Qualities

Light and easy to work. It stains, glues and sands easily.

Density

615kg per cubic meter.

Characteristics

The timber is yellowish-white, moderately heavy, fine textured, attractive, close grained and figured.

Uses

Boxes, cabinet making, carpentry, furniture and turnery.