Mutenye, RealTec, QC
M’penze, Benzi, Mbenge, Tropical oliver, Olive walnut
The grain is straight or interlocked and the texture is fine. .
The heartwood is yellowish brown to brown presenting a dark striping or reddish glints. The sapwood is clearly demarcated.
Notes of Interest
As with so many other lustrous yellow-colored woods, Movingui is frequently referred to as Satinwood. Its yellow color can be quite vibrant, while it can also have highly pronounced mottle figure, making it a favorite for veneering and applications used for accents.