At a glance:
A visually stunning PAR timber, when Iroko is freshly cut, or when unexposed to light, the heartwood is a distinct yellow colour, but on exposure to light it quickly becomes golden-brown.
The grain is usually interlocked and the texture is rather coarse.
Iroko has excellent strength properties, comparing well with teak.
This timber can be used for a wide range of applications including furniture making, shelving, and paneling.