Butcher Block Elite Grade - Purple Heart Wood with Maple Blonde Streaks - End Grain- Reversible - Cutting Board 3/4" Thick
Purple Heart Wood is an Exotic Wood that derives from Mexico to Southern Brazil. A Purple Heart Butcher Block is an Elite Grade Wood to make your kitchen Stunning!!
Wood Description: Purpleheart has a creamy white/gray sapwood but like its name suggests, the heartwood is a bright, striking purple when freshly cut, darkening into a deeper purple with age. It has a medium to fine texture with a luster that ranges from medium to high; its grain is usually straight but can be wavy or irregular. Purpleheart has high bending and crushing strength and stiffness with medium resistance to shock loads.
Purpleheart is an extremely dense and water-resistant wood. It is ranked one of the hardest and stiffest of the woods in the world. It is so durable that it can be used in applications that require toughness
End Grain construction is better so that it will not dull your knifes and features slightly rounded corners
Finished on all sides. Made in the USA Each Block is Hand Made so each will have its own Unique Look and Characteristics. Completely Oiled on All Sides.