Goiabão

Goiabão (Pouteria pachycarpa) or known as Abiu-casca-grossa, Abiurana, Abiurana-amarela, Abiurana-goiaba. Origin from Amazon Forest.

Heartwood and Sapwood indistinct, pale yellow. Very easy to work, excellent finish, drill: very easy to work, finish well. It is recommended drilling prior to the placement of nails. Some people are allergic to the sawdust of wood. Low resistance to fungi and termites. Uses in home-furniture, decoration, construction, flooring.