Kaudamu heartwood is pink to light brown in colour and sapwood is cream to pale brown, darkening on exposure.  The texture is intermediate and uniform and the grain is usually straight.


  • Botanical Name: Myristica spp
  • Country of origin: Fiji
  • Density: 580kg/m3
  • Durability: Non Durable
  • Shrinkage: high
  • Easy to saw and plane in both the green and seasoned conditions


  • Interior joinery
  • Mouldings
  • Plywood