Canarywood (Centrolobium spp.)


Canary wood, also known as Yellow Tarra and is from Central America and northern South America. The wood has a yellow back ground with black and red stripes. The wood is moderately dense and works, sands and finishes easily.

Used locally for naval architecture, flooring, and veneer.

Also known as:
  • Yellow Tarra

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Some recent projects made from Canarywood:

    Canarywood Onion Finial

    Hophornbeam Calibash Bowl

    Canarywood Ringbox