EKKI – Lophira alata
Available to order only. Subject to stock availability.
Heartwood is a dark reddish or violet brown. Pores contain light-colored mineral deposits which form small but conspicuous streaks throughout the wood. Sapwood is a pale pinkish white, with a gradual transition zone between the heartwood and sapwood. A tough timber that can be difficult to work with. Ideal for marine applications.
Potentially up to very large sections.
Bridges, boatbuilding, marine applications, decking, and flooring.