Description: Santos Mahogany is a very dense South American species. The species is a unique mahogany alternative, not seen often. Availability of wide plank construction depends on the current availability of Santos Mahogany. Make your kitchen unique with a Santos Mahogany wood countertop.
Alternate Trade Names: Balsamo
Origin: Central and South America
Color: Light orange-brown to dark red-purple brown
Grain: Straight grain
Janka Hardness: 2200
Santos Mahogany Facts: Santos Mahogany grows to be about 65 to 100 feet (20 to 30 meters). The trunk grows to have a diameter of about 2 to 3 feet (0.6 to 1.0 meters). Grothouse Lumber made a Santos Mahogany wood countertop that was featured on the Saturday Night Live television show on November 14, 2009.
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