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African

Iatandza

The Iatandza, Albizia Benth, is a genus of about 150 species of trees and shrubs, mostly fast-growing subtropical and tropical climate. Are usually small and short-lived trees. The leaves are compound, pinnate or bi-pinnate, and the flowers are small with larger petals

Scientific Name
Albizzia Ferruginea Benth

Family
Leguminosae

Wood Characteristics

Heartwood
Yellowish to reddish brown, with golden highlights and dark

Grain
The grain is slightly interlocked came and the thick texture

Density/Hardness
Medium Hardness; moderately heavy

Durability
Has an average durability and good resistance to attack by Lyctus, fungi and insects of wood

Areas of application
Carpentry interior, furniture, moldings, interior and exterior decoration