Satinwood: rare wood

Satinwood has many names. The tree is named for its elegant satin shine of the wood. Wood has an attractive color of fire with a striped design. The products and interior objects made of wood of this breed are highly valued. However, this tree is very rare.

It was only in the last century that this type of wood was particularly respected. It was not until the 18th or 19th centuries that the British noticed the unbelievable beauty of this type of tree. Satinwood grows in India. This wood is used to make furniture and parquets. And these products are characterized by incredible brilliance, which is similar to the shine of silk.

Satinwood has a pleasant flavor. However, this wood is very dense and hard, resistant to fungus. The furniture and other interior items that are made of this wood are quite heavy but have a long life span.