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