Color RangeGenerally jet black but may feature faint yellowish or brown streaks.
Other NamesGaboon Ebony, African Ebony, Black Ebony, Mgiriti, Msindi, Omernowa, Kanran, Nyareti, Kukuo, Gaboon
Some Typical UsesHandles, inlay, accessories, veneers, musical instruments
What's the Tree Like?A meager tree that can grow to a height of 50-60 feet with a 24" trunk diameter.
Ebony grows in Africa