Makore

Species: Makore   Tieghemella heckelii

Makore, a west African specie, varies in color from pinkish or purplish brown to a dark blood red. Often referred to as "African Cherry." Makore is similar to a close grained Mahogany but darker in color and smaller pores most commonly found in American Cherry. Glues well and works fairly easily, Makore is used for furniture, cabinetry and veneer.

Makore

Available in the Following Stores

Boards of varying lengths are available in the following stores:

  • San Francisco
    Retail/Wholesale, CA
  • Salt Lake City
    Retail/Wholesale, UT
  • Berkeley
    Retail/Wholesale, CA