Yellow Heart Knife Scales
Other names: Pau Amarello
Natural Range: Brazil
Yellow heart ranges from a pale to a golden yellow color, depending on the sapwood. The trees can from up to 130 feet in the right conditions with a truck diameter of about 3-5 feet. Yellow heart has large leaves that can grow upwards of 10 inches long with fragrant flowers.
Yellow Heart Description:
Yellow heart has a mildly unpleasant Oder while working it, I would recommend wearing a respirator. Make sure you cover up as it’s sawdust has been known to cause skin rashes.