Common Names: Anigre, Aningeria

Region: Africa

Janka Hardness: 990 lbf

Description: Heartwood is a light yellowish-brown. Tends to darken with age. Grain is straight to interlocked. Rated as non-durable to perishable. Not resistant to insect attack. Anigre sapwood susceptible to blue fungal staining during initial drying. Overall workability is fair, though it does have silica present.

Common Uses: Plywood and interior furniture, boatbuilding, general carpentry, and other light construction uses.