Silky Oak, Lacewood
Grows in the more subtropical mountainous coastal forests of Northern Queensland Australia. Further Silky Oak genera are the Grevillea robusta ( Southern Silky Oak) and Ortis excelsa (from Eastern Australia).
Distinctly decorative veneer wood; particularly beautful surfaces achieved by quarter cutting through the regular large rays. (Flake effect similar to Oak). Used also for architectura
Red / Brown