Gmelia Burl Gmelina arborea
Gmelia Burl is pale yellow to cream colored when fresh, turning yellowish-brown (often with greenish hues) upon exposure. Gmelia wood is surprisingly strong for its weight and is often used in construction, furniture and musical instruments. Once seasoned, the wood is very steady and moderately resistent to decay. Gmelia is highly esteemed for musical instruments due to its light weight, durability and stability once seasoned.
Source Region: Southeast Asia