- Redheart: Erythroxylon mexicanum.
- Native to: Mexico and South America.
- Hardness: Hard; similar to oak.
- Grain/Texture: Very small pores, and a fine, even texture.
- Rot Resistance: Redheart is moderately rot-resistant.
- Workability: Redheart planes, machines, and sands well. Takes glue and finish well.
- Odor: Distinct, rubber-like smell when being worked.