Olivewood Olea hochstetteri
Olivewood is brown to rich greenish brown in color, streaked with dark brown lines. Sapwood is creamy yellow or gold color and is often intrerlaced with dark stripes. Very nice contrast. The figure ranges from straight to wavy. It is hard and heavy, very fine texture.
Source Region: Italy
**Please note: Unless otherwise stated, our turning stock is not kiln dried but in various stages of air drying.
Above are pictures of a finished Olivewood flitch