Black Mesquite

Latin: Prosopis nigra Origin: Central South America

Black Mesquite is a straight grained, medium to chocolate colored wood that is commonly used for flooring, wood turning, boatbuilding and furniture. It is easy to work with and glues, turns and finishes well.

Wood Type
Exotic hardwood

Medium to coarse texture with open pores

Grain Pattern
Fairly straight grain but knots and other defects are common

Health Risks
Possible risk for skin irritation

Medium to chocolate brown, similar to Black Walnut, darkens with age


Exotic Lumber

Product Name Size Price Add to Cart
BLACK MESQUITE 4/4 4/4 $17.60 Add To Cart