Androstachys johnsonii Prain [family EUPHORBIACEAE], in Bull. Misc. Inform., Kew (); – (). —Hutchinson in F.T.A. 6, 1: Androstachys johnsonii is a tree that can grow up to 30 metres tall. The straight, cylindrical bole can be free of branches for up to 15 metres and 60 – 90cm in. Androstachys johnsonii Prain. Higher Classification. Dicotyledons. Family. PICRODENDRACEAE. Synonyms. Androstachys subpeltatis (Sim) Phillips, Weihea.

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The heartwood is light brown to reddish brown, often with uohnsonii veining, it is not clearly demarcated. The flowers are wind-pollinated. Resistant to termites attack.

Natural Habitat Androstachys johnsonii is a gregarious species reported in mountainous areas along streams, frequently in pure stands.

Natural Distribution Found in Southeast Africa. Parquet 15 – Empire Timbers. This species is especially suited for all the uses with risks of permanent or long-lasting humidification. Androstachys johnsonii wood in tangential section. Its specific name commemorates W. johnsoini


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Turning 30 – Embassy of Honduras in Japan. Their dimensions are 6. It is valued for furniture for both indoor and outdoor uses, and for sculptures and turnery. The wood of Androstachys johnsonii is rarely traded, probably because of limited supply, and is androsachys used locally. Coastal forests of Kenya and Tanzania. Stake Posts 5 – Propriedades fisicas e mecanicas da madeira e do contraplacado de Androxtachys elliottii.

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Drying Defects Ease of Drying: Machining It needs powerful tools for processing. There androatachys book citations related to Androstachys johnsonii Prain. It seems unlikely that Androstachys johnsonii will increase in importance on the timber market because it has a limited area of distribution and grows very slowly.

Polishing Can be polished without surface preparation. Tangential diameter of vessel lumina micras or less very small. Weghting down of stacks during air drying is recommended as this will reduce the tendency of the timber to warp and twist. Mortising Easy; no particular problems.



Lebombo ironwood Scientific classification Kingdom: In South Africa poles used for huts showed no sign of deterioration after 40 years. Click on “show more” to view them. Plant Androstachus of Tropical Africa. Sliced Veneer Not suitable for veneering. There are 1 study abstracts related to Androstachys johnsonii Prain.

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: individual images: Androstachys johnsonii

The flowers provide nectar for honey bees, but it has been recorded that the honey is poisonous and has a purgative action. Response To Hand Tools Working with hand tools is difficult.

Androstachys johnsonii obtained from Zimbabweflora.