Sipo (Entandrophragma utile)
Common Names: Utile, Sipo, Sipo Mahogany
Distribution: West and Central Africa
Color/Appearance: Heartwood is a uniform medium reddish brown. Well defined sapwood is a paler yellow.
Janka Hardness: 1,180 lbf
Allergies/Toxicity: Sipo has been reported to cause skin irritation
Common Uses: Furniture, cabinetry, veneer, boatbuilding, flooring and turned objects