Sandalwood is highly prized as a wood for carving and used for making beads souvenirs. We use the best quality of Mysore sandalwood for making fine quality beads. We use almost 50 years old sandalwood to get high fragrance and fine grains in our quality beads. We do high end workmanship make beads in proper shape and full roundness. We also offer semi-finished beads to china and hong-kong markets.
Species Origin of Sandalwood beads and mala
· Sandalwood known as Santalum Album belongs to the family Santalaceae.
· The sandalwood tree grows almost exclusively in the forests of Karnataka, followed by Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh.
· As the sandalwood tree grows, the essential oil develops in the roots and heartwood, which requires at least 15 to 20 years. Full maturity is reached after 60 to 80 years.