Blackwood Species

(Acacia melanoxylon)

Acacia melanoxylon, commonly known as the Australian blackwood, is an Acacia species native in South eastern Australia. The tree belongs to the Plurinerves section of Acacia and is one of the most wide ranging tree species in eastern Australia. It has many uses, both in the present and traditionally by native peoples. Australian blackwood is renowned for its use in Guitars and ukuleles due to its fantastic tonal properties and visually stunning figure/flame.