Thymelaeaceae - The Mezereon Family
Buaja, Garu Buaja, Lanutan-Bagio, Lanutan-Bagyo, Melawis, Ramin Telur
Interior Use Only
Flooring, Interior Trim, Millwork, Mouldings
Ramin grows throughout Southeast Asia
It is difficult to distinguish between sapwood and heartwood because the color variations is minimal. Both are a pale straw to creamy brown color. The wood has a fine texture, even though it has numerous large vessels. The grain is often wavy.