Formal Name: Simarouba amara
Color: Sapwood and heartwood not demarcated. Core color straw-white, lightly yellowish in color.
Workability: Machines with very little difficulty. It planes and works well in other machining operations to yield clean, smooth surfaces. Gluing properties are rated as good.
Physical Properties: Low density wood with medium mechanical properties. Low crushing strength, Low bending strength.
Interior/Exterior: interior only