Also known as River Red, Blue Gum, Red Gum, Murray River Gum, yarrow
Forest Red Timber Flooring
River red gum (Eucalyptus camaldulensis) is an iconic Australian tree, yielding an equally iconic Australian timber. The timber has a reputation for durability, strength and its distinctive red colouring. Its wide availability has seen it used for a range of applications including heavy construction, railway sleepers, flooring, framing, fencing, plywood and veneer manufacture, wood turning, firewood and charcoal production. It was also commonly used as street paving throughout Sydney in the late 1800s.
Forest Red Colour Range:
River red gum is so named for its brilliant red wood, which can range from a light pink through to almost black, depending on the age and weathering of the timber.
Forest Red Flooring Features:
The warmth, strength and natural beauty of timber flooring has proved enduringly popular in a wide variety of interior settings.