GRANADILLO - PLATYMISCIUM ULEI
Granadillo Platymiscium ulei Granadillo is also known as Coyote, Macacauba or Trebol. This is an extremely hard, satiny, reddish brown wood with charming light cream colored highlights and swirling grain. It looks like a cross between Honduras Rosewood and Cocobolo, but does not have the allergenic properties of either.
Typical Uses: Granadillo has been used in the making of all types of furniture, musical instruments, sporting implements and even umbrella handles.
Source Region: Central and South America, particularly Suriname, Honduras and Venezuela