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Teak

Botanical Name:

Tectona grandis

Origin:

Indonesia, Burma, Costa Rica

Also known as: 

Burma Teak, Djati, Gia Thi, Jati Sak, Kyun, Mai Sak, Pahi, Rangoon Teak, Rosawa, Sagon, Sagwan, Tadi, Teca.

Teak has been prized for centuries as one of the worlds most durable and stable woods for outdoor use. Traditionally used on boats and in outdoor furniture, Teak has also been widely used for flooring. Teak exhibits a dark golden-brown to dark golden-yellow color with darker chocolate-colored brown streaks. The species has a straight, occasionally wavy grain and is fairly coarse and uneven in texture.


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