Nilambur teak is famous for its quality. One of the world’s most sought after woods, it has unique features like a large size, durability and its distinctive color. Nilambur teak is said to possess high resistance to fungal decay and also exhibit antioxidant properties.
Like Aranmula ‘kannadi’ and Payyannur ‘pavithramothiram’, the Nilambur teak aka Malabar teak has found its place in the Geographical Indications (GI) Registry. The golden brown teak is known for its log dimensions, desired wood figure and wide reputation in the world of trade.