Koa Block #3001- Stabilized - 1" x 1.5" x 5"
Koa Stabilized Block #3001
-1" x 1.5" x 5"
Koa is a wood only found in Hawaii. Koa is the first tree to grow from the Hawaiian lava, live trees cannot be cut on state land, collection on state land can only come from standing dead trees or trees that fall naturally. Koa is a type of acacia wood. Koa is prized for its stunning beauty and figuring. The different colors and textures of Koa wood are determined by the tree’s age, the kind of soil, and elevation that the tree grows in. Koa hues range from light golden blonde, to deep auburn red, to dark chocolate brown. Not all Koa is created equal, the highest quality Koa is curly, tigerstripe and fiddleback Koa.