SCIENTIFIC NAME: Apuleia leiocarpa
Color/Appearance: golden to yellowish brown color, which darkens with age. The wood is fairly chatoyant, and appears to shift from dark to light coloring in different lighting angles.
Workability: fairly easy to work, despite its density. Glues and finishes well, and is about average for dimensional stability.
Common Uses: Flooring, decking, dock, and boatbuilding.