The colour ranges from light to dark red and the grain is usually interlocked , on occasions its straight. The texture is course. To facilitate drying the timber is always quarter sawn.


  • Botanical Name: Eucalyptus Saligna
  • Country of Origin: New Zealand
  • Density: 660kg/m3
  • Durability: Moderately Durable
  • Shrinkage: Very High
  • Its planes and machines well and takes a good polish


  • Joinery
  • Decking
  • Construction