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Mahoe 1"x1-1/2"x5"

Mahoe 1"x1-1/2"x5"

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Scientific name: Hibiscus elatus

Common Names: 
Emajagua excelsa (Puerto Rica), Majagua, Majagua azul (Cuba), Mountain-mahoe (Jamaica)

Heartwood is basically a grayish-brown or olive but often richly variegated with shades of purple and metallic blue; distinct from the narrow nearly white sapwood. 
Texture medium often variable; grain fairly straight; luster rather dull.
Machines and finishes well.

Region: West Indies


  • Knife blanks are cut from premium kiln dried lumber.
  • Sapwood is not considered a defect and may be found in some boards.
  • Due to the nature of wood, no two pieces are alike, and movement, shrinkage or expansion can occur.
  • Dimensions may vary +/- ⅛"
  • Pictures are a representation.
  • Wood dust has been known to cause allergic reactions among wood workers, therefore sufficient ventilation, dust extraction equipment, and the use of proper respirators and eye protection is essential.
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