buy black mulga wood at hearne hardwoods inc


  • Rarely found in dimensions larger than 3 or 4 inches wide and 2 feet long
  • Member of the acacia family
  • Grows very slowly due to the dry climate in which it lives.
  • Used for fret boards on musical instruments, inlaying and knife handles

Characteristics of Black Mulga

Origin of Wood Type Australia
Botanical Name Acacia citrinoviridis
Specific Gravity  0.72
Avg. Weight Per BF 6.00 to 7.00 lb/bf
Color Range Brown – Red – Black
Rarity / Availability Rare
Typical Avg. Width 1″ to 10″
Typical Avg. Length 1′ to 4′
Avg. Waste Factor N/A
Wood Uses Fine Furniture, Guitar Building / Instrument Making, Inlaying, Box Making, Knife Handles & Pen Making
Lumber Grades Select and Better, Flitch, Billet, Figured
Other Trade Names Australian Desert Acacia, Dark Acacia

Over the years we have carried Mulga (Acacia aneura) and Black Mulga (Acacia citrinoviridis).  Both species have been sourced directly from Australia and are difficult to find.

Call for availability: 1.610.932.7400 / 1.888.814.0007