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What is wenge finish?

Wenge is a relatively unknown type of wood finish for furniture and when it comes to the bathroom, but it's making a breakthrough as an accent colour. From the Millettia laurentii tree found in Central Africa, this is a tropical timber that is very dark in colour.

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Regarding this, what Colour is wenge finish?

Wenge. Color/Appearance: Heartwood is medium brown, sometimes with a reddish or yellowish hue, with nearly black streaks. Upon application of a wood finish (particularly an oil finish) the wood can become nearly black.

Additionally, what type of wood is Wenge? Wenge, a dark colored wood, is the product of Millettia laurentii. Other names sometimes used for wenge include African rosewood (ambiguous), faux ebony, dikela, mibotu, bokonge, and awong.

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What does Wenge mean?

noun. a large, straight tree Millettia laurentii of Central and West Africa valued for its hard dark wood, used in furniture and flooring. the wood of this tree. (as modifier)a wenge chair.

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