Koa is known as one of the best tone woods for guitar and ukuleles. It's also used for high end furniture and crafts!
Milo is also known as Pacific Rosewood. It is prized for it's beautiful color, carving, and fine furniture!
Sandalwood is known around the world for it's use in essential oils and incense. It's also used for fine carving and religious purposes. Hawaiian red sandalwood is extremely rare!
Kou is a rare coastal tree in Hawaii. It was used by Hawaiians to make calabash bowls and food containers. Kou is still used to make calabashes today!
Kamani is a dense wood with feathery grain. It has beautiful pink/red colors and is used for fine furniture and bowl turning here in Hawaii.
Lama is a true species of Ebony that is native to Hawaii. It has beautiful black & white color and is sometimes heavily spalted!
Pheasant wood is a beautiful brown and white wood. The grain looks very feathery and it rarely comes down in Hawaii.
Monkey pod is a beautiful rich brown wood! It's used around the world for fine furniture.
Robusta is prized for it's curly and burly grain. It's used for fine furniture and flooring.
Rambutan is a tropical fruit tree that is related to lychee, longan, and mamoncillo (Spanish lime). It is a stable wood that can have extreme curl and burl patterns.
Tamarind is a dense and stable wood. It has beautiful purple heart. The white wood is one of the best spalting woods in the world.
Black Wattle is one of many species of Acacia. It is native to Australia and is known for its copper/red colors. It can be used as a cheaper alternative to Koa.
Toon is known for it's beautiful pink and red colors and definitive grain!
Cuban Mahogany is a cites protected wood. It is extremely rare because of deforestation around the world. It is used as tone wood for acoustic guitars and fine furniture!
Norfolk Pine is known for it's dense red knots, stability, and it's spalted blue and orange heartwood!
Red Bottle Brush is a ornamental tree. It's known for it's beautiful red color and extremely curly, stable, and dense wood!
Sugi Pine is also known as Japanese Cedar. It's a stable and dense wood that has beautiful brown colors. It can make pronounced compression curl in the bases of big trees!