Latin name: Erisma uncinatum
Also known as: Cedrinho, Cedrilo, Jaboty
Density (mean, Kg/m³):
Variable availability at specialist or to order
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Not listed in CITES. Believed available from well-managed sources. Check certification status with suppliers.
Found in humid forests in transition to subtropical forests.The tree reaches heights up to 40 meters.The trunk is straight and cylindrical. Found in Bolivian humid forests in transition to subtropical forests.
The centre half of the tree is a light brownish-red, the outer heartwood resembles American White Oak. A bicolour grade, containing both heart colours, is thus also available. The sapwood is a white-grey colour. The grain is coarse with occasional large wormholes but appears not to be prone to pinholes.
Dries moderately fast, with a risk of checking.