Color RangeRich dark brown heartwood with wavy darker lines.
Other NamesHoney Mesquite, Argentine Mesquite
Some Typical UsesFurniture, flooring, cabinetry, fine art, turnings
What's the Tree Like?This is a small, twisted, short-trunked tree, 20 to 50 feet high, or a large shrub. It is very slow growing, ill-shaped and scrawny looking tree with an exceptionally deep tap root.
Mesquite grows in North America