ginhulagway ni August Heinrich Rudolf Grisebach. An Calycophyllum multiflorum in nahilalakip ha genus nga Calycophyllum, ngan familia nga Rubiaceae. Find technical and marketing information for lesser-used tropical timber species, LUS. Learn more on our Pau mulato (Calycophyllum multiflorum) page. H Calycophyllum multiflorum Griseb. is an accepted name. This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Calycophyllum (family Rubiaceae).
|Country:||Sao Tome and Principe|
|Published (Last):||5 October 2012|
|PDF File Size:||9.63 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||18.7 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Calycophyllum multiflorum – Useful Tropical Plants
Castelo Boxwood, Ivorywood, Palo Blanco. Heartwood is a light brown to pale yellowish color. Grain tends to be straight to slightly interlocked. Fine, uniform texture with a slightly lustrous appearance.
Mixed reports depending on type of decay fungi; usually rated as moderately durable. Excellent resistance to marine borers. Overall working properties are fair, though dry wood is reported to have a high cutting resistance. Castelo Boxwood turns, glues, and finishes well.
Besides the standard health risks associated with any type of wood dust, no further health reactions have been associated with Castelo Boxwood. Not commonly available in the United States, the closely related Lemonwood also known as Degame is seen more often. Typically sold as turning blanks. Prices are likely to be moderately high for an imported lumber.
Archery bows, carvings, inlay and turned objects. A special thanks to Steve Earis for providing the wood sample facegrain of this wood species.
I have done many carvings with this wood. It holds detail and is easy to work with. My carvings are most of the time small.
The wood will take an easy polishing and a great wax finish. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the multifloru time I comment. Leave this field empty. Castelo Boxwood Calycophyllum multiflorum. Castelo Boxwood endgrain 10x. Black Mesquite and Castelo Boxwood gavel head.
September 16, at 6: February 24, at 8: Leave A Comment Cancel reply Comment. South America Tree Size: No data available Crushing Strength: