The hardwood timber for the Ceratopetalum apetalum tree native to Australia. Coachwood is a uniform light brown color with a straight grain and fine texture. It is primarily used locally for decorative cabinetry and veneers.
Synonyms and Related Terms
rose mahogany; scented satinwood; Ceratopetalum apetalum
Physical and Chemical Properties
Resources and Citations
- F. H. Titmuss, Commercial Timbers of the World, The Technical Press Ltd., London, 1965 Comment: 40-45 ppcf