Sometimes in english and other languages there is more than one common name for a species. An illustrated compilation of philippine medicinal plants by dr godofredo stuart with botanical information chemical properties folkloric uses and research studies.
Raw Materials Kinds Of Wood Philippine Rosewood Scientific Name
Species Profile Big Leaf Mahogany Swietenia Macrophylla
Wood Species In The Philippines Mahogany Acacia Ash Filtra Timber
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Philippine mahogany scientific name. Deciduous trees are actually angiospermous trees. American imperialism had a major effect on the world. See citrus trees list of vernacular names for an example.
Referencefor the shop fraction and metric conversion chart. In older texts the genus was often incorporated within a wider circumscription of the related genus cedrela but that genus is now restricted to species from the americas. Welcome to our online interactive lumber catalog.
Toona commonly known as redcedar toon also spelled tun or toona is a genus in the mahogany family meliaceae native from afghanistan south to india and east to north korea papua new guinea and eastern australia. Shorea is a genus of about 196 species of mainly rainforest trees in the family dipterocarpaceaethe genus is named after sir john shore the governor general of the british east india company 17931798the timber of trees of the genus is sold under the common names lauan luan lawaan meranti seraya balau bangkirai and philippine mahogany. Mahogany also exhibits an optical phenomenon known as chatoyancy.
Heartwood color can vary a fair amount with honduran mahogany from a pale pinkish brown to a darker reddish brown. In this lesson find out how a nation became a part of the us. Color tends to darken with age.
Grain can be straight interlocked irregular or wavy. Some tree species have other scientific. Many species of trees have other common names in different languages however the latin botanical scientific name for each species of tree is universal among languages and countries.
Trees that loose their leaves every winter bear flowers and have broad leaves. The word hardwood actually refers to trees that are deciduous. Periodic table of wood.
Densities of wood species like apple ash cedar elm and more. Identifying and using hundreds of woods worldwide. You can search for species using the alphabetical listings in the margin on the left or by typing part of the common name or scientific name into the search box.
Texture is medium and uniform with moderate natural luster. Philippine herbal medicine. What is the difference between hard woods soft woods and just plain wood.
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