The Sandalwood tree grows up to 12 -15 meters in height. The bark of the tree is a reddish brown in color. The smooth trunk of the tree turns rough with age and develops deep vertical fissures. Its grain is generally straight or slightly interlocked. With a medium uniform texture and high natural luster.
The Sandalwood trees grow well in dry, rocky and hilly terrain. It is named after several fragrant tropical woods which can be found all over the world.
The Sandalwood tree is rich in Sandalwood Oil which is widely used in the healing community.