Tiete Rosewood Wood Floor
Specie Names: Botanical Name: Guibourtia, chodatianal.Lumber Name(s): Kuruguay, Sirari, Tiete Rosewood.
Grown in: Paraguay, Bolivia.
Description: Tiete Rosewood is a unique rose-colored wood that is extremely dense. Andean Cherry's unique beauty will brighten any space.
Color Range: Exhibits a wide range of color variability between pale pinks to salmon tones with occasional dark striping.
Color Change: Very slight deepening over an extended period.
Where to Use: May be used both residentially and commercially wherever a pink/reddish color is desired.
Hardness (Janka): 3280;
Strength (MOR): 15,830 psi
Stiffness (MOE): 2,030 1000 psi
Density (KG/cubic meter): 950
Photosensitivity: Tiete Rosewood coloration will change with light exposure, with its pinks and reds darkening slightly and reaching their final shades 3 months after installation.
Tangential Shrinkage: 7.0 %
Radial Shrinkage: 4.0 %