LogoFinaspan
Padouk
630_detail

Botanical name

Pterocarpus soyauxii Taubert

Origin

Tropical West Africa

Veneer thickness(es)

0.6 mm

Joint method

Bookmatched

Boomgroen

In stock

PictoKwartier

Quarter cut

PictoPrijs2

Price range 2

Description

Padouk have a height of 25-35m with a diameter of 0.5-1.0(-1.5)m. 


The heartwood of African padouk is a beautiful bright orangey red, also called coral red, hence the name corail. When exposed to light, this hue quickly discolors to pale reddish brown and in the long run to blackish brown. 

Gradings