Koa

(Acacia Koa)

COLOR & APPEARANCE

The heartwood of Olive wood is commonly a cream or yellowish brown, with darker brown or black contrasting streaks. Color will deepen with age, with tones of grey and bronze. Olive is sometimes figured with curly or wavy grain.

SOURCE

Hawaii

GRAIN/TEXTURE

Grain is usually slightly interlocked, and sometimes wavy. Uniform medium to coarse texture.

SOURCE

Is not listed in the CITES Appendices, and is reported by the IUCN as being a species of least concern.

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HARDNESS

Janka Scale

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TREE HEIGHT

Average

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SHRINKAGE

Volumetric

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DRIED WEIGHT

Average