Purple Leaved Albizia
Albizia Antunesiana by its Latin name, is from the Mimosoideae family and also known as Buwa, Chisale, Kawizi, Mgando, Mgando-kagua, Mgando-kaguba, Mpefu, Msaku, Msase, Mudyahumba, Muga, Mugaranyenze, Mukese, Mukoso, Mukwanga, Munganyama, Muninga-kagua, Musase, Mututuma, Muvinyimo, Pepe, Purple-leaved albizia, Umnonjwana and Umugando.
Heart wood is purple-reddish brown and darker than the white or yellow sapwood. The grain is wavy and interlocked, it is very durable and resistant to termites.
Cabinetmaking, Carvings, Flooring, Furniture, Heavy Construction, Joinery, Light Construction, Millwork, Plywood, Poles, Posts, Railroad Ties, Toys, Turnery, and Veneers.