Kezil Many species closely resemble each other, and identification may be problematic. It prefers deep and well-drained soils. Basic Density or Specific Gravity O. Berlinia grandiflora belongs to section Berliniacharacterized by petals that are very unequal in length and by small bracts.
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Ditilar Berlinia grandiflora Bark extracts showed anthelmintic activity in rats infected with Nippostrongylus brasiliensis and against the free-living soil nematode Caenorhabditis elegans. Color The sapwood is whitish to pinkish, it has a thickness of 10 to 15 cm.
It can also be found in edges of semi-deciduous forest patches in savanna regions. Many species closely resemble each other, and identification may be problematic. Furniture, Luxury 22 — Dry kiln schedules for commercial woods. The sapwood is easily treated with preservatives, but the heartwood is resistant. Boring Moderately easy; tools must be cautiously sharpened. Furniture Cabinets 21 — Tropical timbers of the world. Keay, Berlinia confusa Hoyle and Berlinia coriacea Keay.
Berlinia grandiflora Vahl Hutch. Grain Straight or slightly interlocked, sometimes with an influence granviflora further processing operations. Trees often flower at the end of the dry season. Moderately durable to decay.
Blunting Effect Slight blunting effect; ordinary tools can be used for sawing and machining. In bark extracts, the presence of berrlinia, tannins, flavonoids, triterpenes and glycosides has been demonstrated. Bark sap is applied to sores and wounds, and bark decoctions are administered to treat haemorrhoids and liver complaints, and as a vermifuge.
Navigation menu Personal tools Log in Request account. Moulding Moderately easy; tools must be cautiously sharpened. Gluing Glues well if basic gluing technical rules are followed. Steam Bending This species can be used for steam bending.
Mortising Moderately easy; tools must be cautiously sharpened. Frames 16 — Woods of the World. Rays 1 to 2 seriate. It deserves more attention as a multipurpose species that could be useful in agroforestry systems. Cabinet 24 — Empire Timbers. Plant Resources of Tropical Africa Introduction. Moderately resistant to termites attack. Occasionally axial parenchyma confluent. Handcraft 66 — Maderas latinoamericanas.
Without preservative treatment, this species can be used only under risk of occasional re-humidification. General Housing 10 — Silica in Timbers. The sapwood is whitish to pinkish, it has a thickness of 10 to 15 cm. Knife Handles 33 — Embassy of Gabon in Japan. Machining Machining of this species is reportedly easy. Very little is known about its growth and development, propagation and planting and proper management measures. Tangential diameter of vessel lumina micras or more large.
The tree reaches a height of 32 to 43 m. It is suitable for interior trim, ship building, vehicle bodies, furniture, cabinet making, railway sleepers, stakes, draining boards, turnery, veneer and plywood. The rates of shrinkage are rather high, from green to oven dry 5. TOP Related Posts.
Kajinos Moderately resistant to termites attack. Westia grandiflora Vahl; Berlinia heudelotiana Baill. It is not suited for uses with risks of permanent or long-lasting humidification. It deserves more attention as a multipurpose species that could be useful in agroforestry systems. Frames 16 — Woods of the World. Natural Habitat Berlinia grandiflora is found in various forest types like savanna formations, marshy localities, or dense forests. A decoction of leafy twigs granditlora used as febrifuge, cholagogue and anti-emetic; however, it is also reported to be used as emetic and purgative.
Berlinia acuminata Sol. Melegba des galeries Fr. Uses The wood is used for construction in house building, planks, flooring, joinery and food containers. It is suitable for interior trim, ship building, vehicle bodies, furniture, cabinet making, railway sleepers, stakes, draining boards, turnery, veneer and plywood. Bark sap is applied to sores and wounds, and bark decoctions are administered to treat haemorrhoids and liver complaints, and as a vermifuge.