Timber species: Red Gum
Gum, Forest Red – is a eucalyptus tree found at Warragul in Victoria and as far north as Cairns QLD. Forest Red Gum tree grows up to 50m tall. It is highly durable Australian hardwood with Janka hardness rating of 14. It is mainly used in heavy construction, engineering and flooring industry. Heartwood appearance ranges from light to dark red and lighter sapwood. Forest Red Gum tree has tight, interlocking grain. It is a termite resistant timber and heartwood class 1 durability above the ground.
If you looking for reddish color, strong, durable and termite resistant flooring then Forest Red Gum may be your best option. Call us today to order your Forest Red Gum flooring!