Zebrano, Zebrawood


The wood saws well, but can be very difficult to plane or surface due to the prevalence of interlocking grain. Tearout is common. Zebrawood glues and finishes well, though a pore filler may be desired for the large open pores of the wood’s grain

  • Africa

Data sheet

Colour / Appearance Heartwood is a light brown or cream color with dark blackish brown streaks vaguely resembling a zebra’s stripes
Grain / Texture Has a fairly coarse texture and open pores. Grain is usually wavy or interlocked.
Janka Hardness 1,830 lbf (8.160 N)
Uses Zebrawood is frequently quartersawn and used as veneer. Other uses include: tool handles, furniture, boatbuilding, and skis