Messmate has a beautiful colour which varies in colour from pale browns through to light yellows, with subtle hints of peach. It is a species that is rich in detail with an even texture and beautiful growth rings. Standard & Feature grades will also have varying degrees of gum veins which look stunning.
Messmate – EUCALYPTUS OBLIQUE – is a well-known hardwood species that has been used in a variety of applications for decades. It grows in Tasmania and Victoria, and on the tablelands of New South Wales and southern Queensland.
Messmate is a great timber for flooring with a Janka rating of 7.1