Real Rattan Furniture
There is nothing else like it!
Rattans grow naturally only in tropical forests of the Asia Pacific Region. Outside this, it is only found naturally growing in West Africa.
Rattan is a spiny, climbing plant belonging to the sub-family ‘Calamoideae’ of the Palm family ‘Palmae’. In all, the rattans of the world may possibly number about 600 species in 13 genera, with the genera Calamus being the predominant species used in furniture.
Weight for weight, Rattan is one of the strongest natural woods available – ideal for Furniture construction.
Rattans are the most maintenance free furniture materials available. They require only an occasional wipe with a damp cloth. All washable with soap and water, all repairable.