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Botanical Names
Durability Class

Corymbia Maculata

Corymbia Citriodora

Corymbia Henryi

Above Ground      1

In Ground             2

Janka Rating

29

11

Description

Spotted Gum is a native Australian Hardwood noted for its distinct appearance, attractive markings and long durability. It has smooth bark that is shed in patches giving the trees their characteristic spotted appearance. 

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It is a popular choice particularly in bush fire prone areas as it is naturally fire resistant,

(provided thicker than 18mm). With its unique look Spotted Gum portrays an appearance of elegancy and difference regardless of the application it is used in.

Applications

Bridge construction

Posts

Decking

External Use

Cross arms

Sleepers

Cladding

Internal Use

Flooring

Stairs

Lining

Furniture

Spotted Gum is particularly suited to high traffic areas such as gymnasium floors

Qld v NSW

The color of Spotted Gum various depending on which state it is sourced from. Queensland Spotted Gum has more variation in color ranging from light colored boards through to browny reds.  New South Wales Spotted Gum has less color variation and no red tones.

Queensland Spotted Gum
New South Wales Spotted Gum
Profiles
122x19 E/M Spot Gum S/Lap Cladding
130x14 V/J Spot Gum Lining
Downloads
Spotted Gum Cladding
   Installation Guide
T.M.A Deck Install
         Guide
Parkside Decking
Installation Guide
Boral Flooring and Decking
     Installation Guide
Further Information
Special Projects

Polley Timber was honoured to donate Spotted Gum to a project co-ordinated by Dahlsens Building Centres to pay tribute to a Victorian Firefighter who lost his life while fighting fires in Tasmania.

Gallery

Please note images are indicative only, the colors of stains and finishing products used will vary the appearance of the timber.