Jatoba Decking is also known as Brazilian Cherry; and Cuapinol, Guapinol, Guapinol, Locust, Kawanari, Rode lokus , Algarrobo, Jatahy. Jatoba deck heartwood is salmon red to orange brown when fresh, becoming russet to reddish brown when seasoned; often marked with dark streaks) Jatoba deck is an exotic hardwood that is naturally resistant to rot, decay and insect attack. Jatoba Decking offers a long lifespan without preservatives! Our Jatoba decking is responsibly harvested from managed forest to provide a truly renewable resource. Unlike composite decking, jatoba decking is naturally biodegradable and does not clog landfills. Jatoba Decking is comparable to Ipe and is available at a fraction of the cost. We ship our Jatoba decking products direct to your home or job site.