Mahogany Crotch, American

Mahogany Crotch, American

Trade Name

Swietania Mahogany Crotch, Caoba

Similar Woods

Khaya Crotch

Origin

South America

Range

Central and northern parts of South America, Atlantic Coast from Mexico to Panama, eastern slopes of the Andes in Bolivia, Peru, Venezuela and Brazil Main growing regions in Honduras, Brazil Mexico and Guatemala.

Uses

Veneer, solely as face veneer in the furniture industry ( main markets CB, USA), used for architectural woodwork and in the piano industry. Lengths generally up to 1.50 m.

Colour

Red / Brown