Species Name: Tallowwood
Botanical Name: Eucalyptus Microcorys
Colour Range: Pale to Dark Yellow Brown
Hardness: Janka hardness Rating – 8.6
Density: 990 kg/m3
Durability: Class 1
A prestigious timber that is sought after by architects. It is an exceptionally durable hardwood species with unique colour and grain structure. Tallowwood timber features a moderately coarse textured wood, with the grain being typically interlocked and free of gum veins. It is predominately yellowish brown with a tinge of olive green and beautiful growth rings. Tallowwood is extremely versatile, historically being used for tool handles and mallet heads, nowadays used for decking, flooring, external cladding, fencing, internal panelling, and joinery products.