Tamarind wood is also know as Assam wood. The botanical name for Tamarind tree is Tamarindus indica. The Genus Tamarindus is a monotypic taxon which means have only a single species.
Tamarind heartwood is usually dark reddish brown to a purplish hue. The heartwood of tamarind tends to be narrow and is usually only present in older and larger trees. The heartwood has good decay resistance properties and is also resistant to insects.
Tamarind wood is a hardwood with high wood density and interlocked wood grains. It used to make furniture, carvings, turned objects, chopping blocks, and other small specialty wood items.
Plantation tamarind trees don't grow big, they are usually saucer size diameter, It is extremely rare to find a wild tamarind tree that is suitable for a single wood slab dining table size.
With its toughness and special colour tone of the wood grains different from the others, Tamarind wood is great choice of wood to create a unique piece of furniture.
Collectif Designs Private Limited provide top quality grade Tamarind wood furniture in Singapore which only require basic wood care using only water and mild soap to clean to maintained the finish surface top of the furniture pieces. Our popular Tamarind furniture includes Tamarind wood dining table, Tamarind wood bench and Tamarind wood coffee table