Palo Santo

Bulnesia sarmientoi

Vera

Origin: North of Argentina

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Products and presentations

Logs

Diameter: 26/35 cm

Lenght: 3mts and up  

 

Brushed and unbrushed lumber

Thinckness (mm): 26/51/77/102/127

Width (mm): 77/102/127/153/178/204

Lenght (mts): 0,5 to 3

Uses

Decoration and design: Parquet, Railway sleedpers, heavy construction, tool handies, decks, industrial flooring, garden furniture, worktops. Musical Instruments.

Treatments

• Moderate air drying

• Kiln drying not needed

• Chemical treatment not needed

Quality Grades

Lumber: FAS, F1F, SEL, 1C, 2C, 3AC, 3BC

Logs: F1, F2, F3

General description

Palo Santo out of sustainable forest management is an inspiring alterntive to the real Lignum Vitae, which is no longer available. Logs lenght to 2mts, average diameter up to 40cm. Timber has a fine texture, sometimes with stripes and is rather "oily" looking. It emits a clean, fresh scent unlike other wood. The heartwood is olive brown, sometimes dark brown, often with striping. The wood contains extracts, which are used in the chemical industry.

Anatomic Characteristics

Heartwood color: Greenish brown to greenish yellow-brown

Sapwood color: Olive-brown

Texture: Medium to fine

How to reach us

by phone: +5411 5258-5560

by mail: info@bidcomgroup.com

Headquarters

Tucumán 612 - 6tth Floor - Buenos Aires - Argentina

+5411 5258-5560