(Swietenia meliaceae) It produces one of the classic furniture and cabinetmaking woods. Generally straight grained and exceptionally stable, it is easy to machine, hand plane, sand and finish. Occasional logs produce the rare plum pudding figure which looks like large drips running down the board. The heartwood varies from a light reddish-brown to a rich, dark red.
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