Mango (Mangifera indica)
Common Names: Mango, Hawaiian Mango
Distribution: Tropical Asia and Oceania
Color/Appearance: Heartwood is a golden brown, while other colors such as yellow and streaks of pink and/or black can also occur. Paler sapwood is not always clearly defined. Curly or mottled grain patterns are also common.
Janka Hardness: 1,070 lbf
Density: 3.5 lb./b.f.
Allergies/Toxicity: Although severe reactions are quite uncommon, Mango has been reported to cause skin irritation.
Common Uses: Furniture, ukuleles, veneer, plywood, turned objects and flooring.