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Purple Heart

  • Purple Heart (Peltogyne) is a South American hardwood.
  • The timber is extremely dense and water-resistant
  • Purpleheart has excellent strength and is rated to be very durable.
  • Purpleheart will age from purple to brown to a driftwood grey if left to weather.
  • We recommend coating purpleheart with a penetrating oil to allow the timber to properly season in the first year.