honduras rosewood lumber


  • True member of the rosewood family (Dalbergia stevensonii)
  • Very dense
  • Primarily used for musical instruments including guitars and piano keys
  • One of the more widely available members of the rosewood family
  • Most boards are short and narrow

Characteristics of Honduras Rosewood

Origin of Wood Type Central America
Botanical Name Dalbergia stevensonii
Specific Gravity 0.96
Avg. Weight Per BF 5.67 lb/ bf
Color Range Orange – Red – Brown
Rarity / Availability Rare
Typical Avg. Width 2″ to 8″
Typical Avg. Length 1′ to 6′, sometimes longer available
Avg. Waste Factor 0.5
Wood Uses Fine Furniture, Guitar Building / Instrument Making, Inlaying, Box Making, Veneer and Piano Keys
Lumber Grades Select and Better, Flitch, Veneer, Quartersawn
Other Trade Names Central American Rosewood, Guatemala Rosewood, Nicaraguan Rosewood

Honduras Rosewood Lumber Detailed Pricing:

Thickness Grade Figure Type Grain Orientation Width Range Length Range Price Per BF
4/4 Select & Better None Mix 2.00″ to 6.00″ 24.00″ to 60.00″ $40.00
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