Common Names/Species: Brazilian cherry, Jatoba, Jutai, Kawanari, Locust, Pie de venado, Rode locus, Rode rode locus, Sirari, West indian locust
Scientific Name: Hymenaea courbaril
Description: Hard, heavy, and tough. Grain is commonly interlocked with a medium coarse texture. Somewhat difficult to work due to its hardness and weight.
Common uses: Flooring, Stairparts, Architectural Millwork, Furniture, cabinets
Sources: South America
lbs/BF (dry): 4.67
Hardness: Very Hard