Purple Heart, grown in Central America, is a hard, dense and heavy wood. Purple Heart is a deep purplish brown color with some color variation. Although usually straight grained, the grain can be wavy or irregular. Purple Heart is used in furniture inlays, flooring , boat building and heavy construction.
JANKA HARDNESS SCALE: 1860
Purple Heart S2S hardwood is stocked in 4/4 and 8/4 thickness. Skip surfaced on both faces, left rough on the edges, and sold by the board foot. The widths and lengths can vary by board. JANKA HARDNESS SCALE: 1860