Australian cypress is predominantly golden. However, variations in Australian cypress color range from cream colored sapwood and yellow-gold to brown heartwood. Australian cypress has closed and tight grain with large and small knots.
Burmese/Burma Teak is sought after for its uniform golden brown coloration. Greater variations in teak color and grain in teak from other areas of the globe have ensured that the demand for Burmese teak remains high. Teak is a hard, medium density wood that is acid and fire resistant.
Jarrah is a rich, reddish timber and it is prized for its rich warm color. Jarrah is heavy and hard. Jarrah grain is usually straight, even textured, sometimes displays decorative flecks on flat sawn surfaces. However, other variations in Jarrah grain may be present. Jarrah is extremely durable and resistant to insect attack, making Jarrah viable for indoor and outdoor uses.