One of the finest and most demanded tropical woods for high-end furniture
Rosewood is a deep, ruddy brown to purplish-brown colour, richly streaked and grained with black resinous layers.
Rosewood comes from all over the world and is available in many species..
Rosewood’s color ranges from nearly ebony to dark brown to rich red, depending on its source country, making it an ideal material for furniture and decorative items.
Depending on the origin of the rosewood, its strength, durability, and hardness will differ. Indian and African rosewood are the hardest to work with
Properties & Uses
Rosewood is a strong, heavy wood that is excellent for polishing, and is widely used for musical instruments ( f.i. violins and guitar fretboards) but also for ornamental and decorative purposes. Furniture, paneling, luxury flooring, and cabinetry are all often constructed out of hardwoods like rosewood.