Castanospermum australe

Also known as Moreton Bay Chestnut

Blackbean Timber Flooring

A large hardwood that grows from northern NSW to northern QLD. The heartwood is a very dark brown with lighter streaks. This timber is a little greasy to the touch. The grain is often wavy or interlocked.

Blackbean Flooring Features:

Works well but the dust is shocking and can cause a severe reaction. Difficult to glue due to the oil in the timber.
Hard and reasonably durable.

Solid Timber Floor