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Tiete Chestnut (Sucupira)

Botanical Name:

Bowdichia Nitida


Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, Guyanas,

Also known as: 

Sucupira (Brazil), Almendrillo (Colombia), Peonia (Venezuela), Tatabu, Aramatta (Guyana), Zwarte kabbes (Surinam), Coeur dehors (French Guiana),

Tiete Chestnut exhibits a tan to dark brown color with unique interlocking grain pattern and occasional black striping. Color is mostly unaffected by exposure to light. This is a very hard and resistant wood adequate for commercial and domestic installations.

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