Natural Wood

Cumaru

Specifications

Collection

Solid

Species

Cumaru is a large rainforest tree that grows up to 30 m in height in the Amazon. It can be found in the tropical rainforests of Brazil, Venuezuela, Guyana, French Guiana, Suriname, Peru and Colombia. It produces a gray to black seed or bean that is 2-5 cm long and about 1 cm in diameter that are commonly called "tonka beans." Cumaru is in the Dipteryx genus which comprises 10 species of shrubs and trees only in tropical America. This huge rainforest canopy tree is quite prevalent in the Brazilian states of Amazonas and Pará where it is often felled to use the durable wood as construction materials.

Construction

Solid

Dimensions

3 1/2" x 3/4" x asst'd lengths up to 47"

Grade

South America

Finish

High performance polyurethane

Installation

On or above grade only Nail down only Not for use over radiant heat