Rosawa is a pale yellow brown colour, teak like timber from Fiji. The texture is fine with slightly interlocked grain. Rosawa is a very stable timber.


  • Botanical Name: Gmelina Vitiensis Seem
  • Country of Origin: Fiji
  • Density: 640kg/m3
  • Durability: Durable
  • Shrinkage: Low
  • It is easy to saw and machine and the greasy nature of the timber enhances working properties.


  • Boat Building
  • Planking interior and exterior cabin work
  • Windows and doorframe sills
  • Pattern Making
  • Carving
  • Diving Boards
  • Decking