Salusalu (Dakua Salusalu)

The colour of Salusalu ranges from pale brown to golden orange-brown and has a fine even texture.  Often regarded as a substitute for sap rimu.


  • Botanical Name: Decussocarpus vitiensis
  • Country of origin: Fiji
  • Density: 440kg/m3
  • Durability: Non Durable
  • Shrinkage: Low
  • With low density and fine texture the timber to be sawn, planed and turned with ease


  • furniture
  • interior joinery
  • panelling
  • mouldings
  • cabinetmaking