Argentine Lignum Vitae Bulnesia sarmientoi
This close relative to the famous tropical Lignum Vitaes is similar in appearance and working properties. An olive-green wood which is characteristically very figured. This resinous wood has an oily feel and a strong spicy-sweet fragrance. Often used for turning, Argentine Lignum Vitae wood provides an excellent polish. The Argentine name “Palo Santo” literally means, “Saint Wood”.
Source Region: Argentina
**Please note: Unless otherwise stated, our turning stock is not kiln dried but in various stages of air drying.