Scientific Name: Brya ebenus
Location: Caribbean
Dried Weight: 72lbs/ft3
Janka Hardness: 3,700lbf
Crushing Strength: not available


Cocuswood has a heartwood that is medium to dark reddish brown in color, which will darken with age. The sapwood is a pale yellow color. The grain is usually straight and it has a fine even texture. The wood gives off a good natural lustre. The end grain is diffuse-porous. Cocuswood is rated as durable to very durable in regards to decay. The wood is easy to work with.