Ash, Japanese; Ash, Mandsurian

Ash, Japanese; Ash, Mandsurian

Trade Name

Damo, Tama Yachidamo (all Japanese names), Tama, Japanese Ash

Similar Woods

Curly: Maple

Origin

East Asia

Range

Southeast Asia, especially in Japan, Korea, Manchuria and Sachalin. However, the occurrences of this wood being of importance far the Europan market are those of Japan, especially an Honshu and Hokkaido.

Uses

High quality interior construction lumber, highly decorative with burls or fiddleback mottle; construction lumber (only in Japan).

Colour

Light Brown