Caranda (Itin) - Prosopis kuntzei
This wood is known as Itín, Palo Mataco, Carandá or Barba de Tigre. Caranda or Itin sapwood is light yellow, while the heartwood is chestnut brown with patches of dark violet. The wood has a fine texture and straight to wavy to interlocked grain. When first chopped it is very scented. Itin wood is very dense and durable.
Source Region: Argentina, Bolivia, and Paraguay
PLEASE NOTE: In addition to our standard return policy conditions, all costs incurred to ship wood back to Atlas will be at the buyer’s expense. The wood cannot be machined in any way, and must have our stamp on it.