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Kingwood


Dalbergia cearenis (Leguminosae)
Location: The Kingwood tree is native to South America but is mostly found in Brazil
Tree:

A Kingwood tree is a short, slender tree often twisted and crooked.  It grows 50 to 100 feet tall with a trunk diameter of 4 to 8 inches. 

Wood: A member of the rosewood group (Dalbergia genus). Very hard, very dense, and very colorful. Kingwood cuts, turns and polishes with ease.
Use: This wood is used by in wood Turning, accents, jewelry boxes, accessories, musical instruments