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Blommed logwood trees, photography of flowers of palo de Campeche in El Peten area of Guatemala. Haematoxylum campechianum is indigenous in Mexico (along the south-eastern coast of the Gulf of Campeche and in Peninsular Yucatan) and Belize. Logwood: Logwood, (Haematoxylum campechianum), tree of the pea family ( Fabaceae), native to Central America and the West Indies. The wood is heavy and.

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LogwoodHaematoxylum campechianumalso called bloodwood treetree of campechianjm pea family Fabaceaenative to Central America and the West Indies.

Bibliography, Parmentiera aculeata Pacaya palm Chamaedorea tepejilote Split leaf philodendron, Monstera deliciosa. A wealth of colour photographs bring each plant vividly to life.

There are 4 study abstracts related to Haematoxylum campechianum L. Flowers bisexual, almost regular, 5-merous, sweet-scented; pedicel c.

Haematoxylum campechianum

Plants mentioned in myths rushes, tule Ocote, pitch pine Sauco, Sambucus mexicana Oak trees, encinos Bromeliad. By the beginning of the nineteenth century, H. It can withstand dry conditions, but in Central America it grows best in flat marshy areas often inundated by rivers, occasionally forming almost pure stands.


Average precipitation is approximately mm, ranging between and mm Niembro, Flowers, toxic Florifundia, Brugmansia arborea Hura polyandra, Videos exploding seed pods Solandra maxima. Internet URLs are the best.

With favourable growing conditions, the tree can attain harvestable size in about 10 years, and sometimes harvesting can even start when 8 years old.

Hsematoxylum bark and leaves are also used in various medical applications. The most endangered major tropical ecosystem.

Taxonomic Tree Top of page Domain: It is durable in contact with the ground and in exposed conditions. Not for the casual reader. Richardson Press, Melbourne Randall, R.

Haematoxylum campechianum / IPlantz

Dye and tannin producing plants. Haematoxylum campechianum is also an ornamental with evergreen showy foliage and yellow, sweet-scented flowers. Toxic plants Bibliography, Chichicaste grandis. Logwood campechiaum, Haematoxylon species.

Fruit a lanceolate to narrowly elliptical, flattened pod 3—5. The fruit is a lanceolate, extremely flattened pod, cm campechianjm, pointed at both ends, dehiscent not along the sutures but along the median of the sides, usually 2-seeded Seegeler, ; Wagner et al.


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Haematoxylum campechianum – Useful Tropical Plants

So the illegal transport is also not stopped by any government authority. Flora of China Web. The Republic of Pirates: Finally, this species is used as a boundary, barrier or support plant, and in India and Southeastern Asia, it is occasionally cultivated as a hedge plant. The dyes give a permanent colour to several fabrics such as silk, wool, cotton, nylon and rayon.

It has a fair degree of fastness and good penetration. Hafmatoxylum of China Editorial Committee,