It is roughly the same size as an Elm tree when fully grown, with the exception of the tree's height and branching system. Its exterior is lighter than its interior, but both sport a brown hue.
A vehicle is recommended as dragging the wood back to the Main Biome is very inefficient. A Gingerbread Axe is recommended, as its the most efficient when chopping this tree. In case that you don't have the axe, use a Silver Axe or better for efficient chopping, and a Sawmax 01 or better due to its large size.