Weather-hardy design is perfect for the beach or the backyard. Features a heavy-duty teak center pole and ribs fitted with marine-quality stainless steel joints. Leather-and-brass pulley system on 9' umbrella deploys weather and UV-resistant Sunbrella® canopy, vented for optimal wind passage and stability. Sunbrella® fabrics provide up to 98 percent UV protection and have been awarded the Seal of Recommendation by the Skin Cancer Foundation. Built-to-match shade that complements our outdoor furnishings. Umbrella tilts 55° with the push of a button. For easy storage, 2-piece pole disassembles when not in use. Gust-defying umbrella stand (sold separately) keeps your umbrella upright and secure. Stand is formed of weighty compound concrete and has a smooth chocolate or grey finish and a protective rubber base.