Fior di Bosco marble

What is Fior di Bosco marble?

Fior di Bosco marble, originating from Italy’s renowned quarries, exudes an air of timeless sophistication and natural beauty. Its name, translating to “Blossom of the Woods,” evokes images of tranquil forests and serene landscapes. This exquisite marble features a delicate gray background adorned with intricate veining in soft shades of white, beige, and occasional hints of rose. The veining patterns resemble flowing rivers or windswept branches, adding a sense of movement and depth to its surface.

What is Fior di Bosco marble used for?

Highly regarded by designers and architects, this beautiful marble is a versatile choice suitable for a wide range of applications, including flooring, countertops, wall cladding, and decorative accents. Its neutral color palette and elegant veining make it an excellent complement to various design styles, from classic to contemporary.

In addition to its aesthetic appeal, Fior di Bosco marble offers practical benefits such as durability and resistance to heat and moisture, making it suitable for use in kitchens, bathrooms, and other high-traffic areas. Regular sealing is recommended to protect against staining and ensure the marble retains its beauty for years to come.

With its natural charm and timeless elegance, this stunning natural stone brings a touch of sophistication to any interior space, creating a sense of tranquility and refinement. Whether used as a focal point or as a subtle accent, this exquisite marble enhances the ambiance of any design scheme with its understated beauty and enduring allure.

What is Fior di Bosco slabs and tiles availability?

 Fior di Bosco marble is available in stock, in 20mm (3/4”) thick slabs and tiles. A Polished or honed finish is recommended to enhance the beauty of this marble. Ask for actual slabs availability now!

Fior di Bosco marble slab

Fior Di Bosco marble slabs
Fior di bosco marble slabs polished or honed, 20mm thick

Fior di Bosco Marble Floor bookmatched

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TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Specification Description
Material Name Fior di Bosco Marble
Origin Quarried primarily in Italy
Color Delicate gray background with veining in soft shades of white, beige, and occasional hints of rose
Veining Patterns Intricate veining patterns resembling flowing rivers or windswept branches
Texture Smooth texture with occasional natural fissures and variations
Applications Flooring, countertops, wall cladding, decorative accents
Finish Options Polished, honed, brushed, leathered
Thickness Commonly available in 2 cm and 3 cm; tiles available in various thicknesses (typically 10 to 20 mm)
Density Approximately 2.7 g/cm³
Water Absorption Typically less than 0.5%, low water absorption rate
Compressive Strength Approx. 70-140 MPa
Flexural Strength Approx. 7-15 MPa
Porosity Low to moderate, requires sealing to maintain appearance and prevent staining
Maintenance Regular sealing recommended; clean with pH-neutral cleaners; avoid acidic substances
Durability Suitable for moderate to high-traffic areas; good resistance to wear and tear
Environmental Suitability Suitable for indoor applications; outdoor use not recommended due to potential for weathering and etching
Unique Features Delicate gray background with soft veining, versatile applications, timeless elegance
Price Range Moderate to high, depending on slab quality and thickness
Alternative Names Grigio Fior di Bosco, Bosco Gray Marble, Grey Fiorito Marble
Typical Tile Sizes 12″x12″, 12″x24″, 24″x24″; custom sizes available
Quarry Locations Quarries primarily located in Italy

*If you are a private client, contractor, architect, or designer, we can deliver to you wherever you are. All you need to do is find a stone fabricator or manufacturer in your area where we can deliver our product.

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