Latin name: Guarea cedrata
Common name(s): Guarea
Sources: Tropical West Africa to Uganda
Characteristics: Pale brown to pinkish brown sapwood with dark brown to reddish brown heartwood. Occasional interlocked grain can produce mottled or draped figure patterns.
Common cuts: Quarter sliced, Plain sliced
Uses: Decorative veneer and lumber for architectural millwork and occasional cabinetry.
Availability: Reasonable availability depending on level of specification
Price: $$$-$$$$ depending on specification