Latin name: Cardwellia sublimis
Common name(s): Silky Oak, Selano, Australian Silky Oak, Bull oak
Characteristics: Lighter shade of red, even pink to somwhat darker color against a coarse texture with visible rays similar to that in the oaks. When quarter sliced, the rays produce pronounced flake with a somewhat silky flow.
Common cuts: Quarter sliced, Plain sliced
Uses: Architectural millwork, moldings, wall paneling, cabinetry, flooring, fine furniture.
Availability: Reasonable availability depending on level of specification
Price: $$$-$$$$ depending on specification