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Grows In: South Africa
African Golden Teak is very uniform colored dense hardwood which offers a lot of “ribbon striped” figure when quarter sawn. The wood weighs about 690kg /m3 when seasoned and dries slowly but well with little degrade. There is exceptionally small movement in service. It is very durable, resistance to both fungi and termites and extremely resistance to preservative treatment.
African Golden Teak is one of the most uniform in color range woods. African Golden Teak is a golden tan teak color when freshly milled.
African Golden Teak undergoes a large degree of color change over time with pronounced darkening from a golden tan color when freshly milled to a uniform medium brown when fully aged.