Jatoba (Brazilian Cherry) is the most popular hardwood flooring import from Brazil. Known for its hardness and durability, this exotic hardwood is a great choice in both residential and commercial installations.
COLOR: Sapwood is gray-white; heartwood is salmon red to orange-brown when fresh, and becomes russet or reddish brown when seasoned; often marked with dark streaks.
GRAIN: Mostly interlocked; texture is medium to rather coarse.
HARDNESS (JANKA): Extremely hard
DIMENSIONAL STABILITY: Excellent
DURABILITY: Strong and Hard