Latin: Combretum imberbe Origin: From South Africa to Tanzania

Leadwood is generally available in smaller turning stock and is very durable. It is very dense which makes it great for turning and polishes well. It is used for carving, furniture, turnings and other small projects. 

Wood Type
Exotic Wood

Fine, uniform

Grain Pattern
Knots and other grain irregularities not uncommon

Health Risks
None known

Rich, reddish brown to dark brown, contrasting pale yellow sapwood


Turning Stock

Product Name Size Price Add to Cart
LEADWOOD 1.5x1.5x12 1.5X1.5X12 $24.55 Add To Cart
LEADWOOD 1.5x1.5x6 1.5X1.5X6 $12.50 Add To Cart