|Scientific Name:||Caesalpinia echinata|
|Crushing Strength:||not available|
The heartwood of Brazilwood is a yellowish orange color and the sapwood is a whitish yellow color. The grain is usually straight and it has a fine even texture. Brazilwood has a good natural lustre. The end grain is diffuse-porous. Brazilwood is very durable when it comes to decay. It has good workability and responds well to machining and shaping.