Fabaceae Or Leguminosae - The Legume Family
African Rosewood, Akume, Amazakone, Eban, Ebana, Essingang, Kevazingo, Kssingang, Okweni, Ovang, Waka
Interior Use Only
Flooring, Furniture, Millwork, Mouldings, Turnings
This tree grows in Cameroon, Gabon, and Ivory Coast.
The heartwood is light reddish-brown and veined with pink or red stripes, the sapwood is a pale gray color with brownish streaks. The grain is often wavy, but can also be straight. The wood has a medium to fine texture.