Native to Central and South America, Purpleheart is well known for its beautiful heartwood. When machined it turns from a pale brown to a vibrant purple – often a surprise to people who first witness this specie. Exposure to the elements turns it into a rich brown, eventually turning silver-grey in appearance. Purpleheart is an incredible hardwood. It is a very dense, durable and hard-wearing timber and it has become one of BBS timbers most popular external timbers, covering a range of products for external applications such as decking, poles and beams.
Our Purpleheart is sustainably sourced FSC
We supply Purpleheart in our popular range of Camber decking profile, which allows water runoff and minimizes natural cupping of wider boards.
Sizes available – 90×19, 140×19 Camber Deck 140×21 , 140×32, 140×42 Board Walk Decking