African hardwood of even stripe with mottled figure, medium red-brown. It is very hard and durable. Bubinga is a type of wood commonly used in furniture making. It is known for its rich reddish-brown color, with dark streaks that add depth and character to the wood grain. Bubinga is often used for high-end, luxury furniture, as well as musical instruments and high-quality cabinetry. It is a durable and hard wood that is also resistant to rot and insect damage. The term Bubinga can be used to refer to both the wood itself and pieces of furniture made from it.