Acacia : a beautiful wood tree in Thailand



Acacia tree genus of about 160 species of worldwide and shrubs in the pea family (Fabaceae) or (Leguminosae). Acacia is a large tree. Acacias are native to tropical and subtropical regions of the world, particularly Australia (where they are called wattles) and Africa, where they are well-known landmarks on the veld and savanna.

Acacia grows everywhere in Thailand and they are very adaptable, growing well in almost any condition. In Thailand, they are called “rain trees.” The trees are often used for erosion control” and in the north of Thailand the farmer planting acacia tree for resin (wax) production, after the end of these cycles approximately 25- 30 year they have to cut it down. Acacia wood carving are popular such as tables, chairs, beds, wardrobes, toys, furniture especially kitchenware and tableware.

P.L. Wood Factory has acacia wood suppliers from the north of Thailand, sometimes we bought the acacia tree from the farmer near by the factory. We’ve a self guarantee document which followed the new Forest Department regulations 2020  from our supplier. If you need to export from Thailand we can provide you a Forestry Certificate that approved by Forestry officer.