Pachira quinata, commonly known as Pochote, is a species of flowering tree in the mallow family, Malvaceae. It inhabits dry forests in Costa Rica, Nicaragua. BOTANIC DESCRIPTION. Bombacopsis quinata reaches a height of 40 m and a trunk diameter of more than 1 m in natural stands. Its most distinguishing. Bombacopsis quinata. Seed capsule on left, opening to reveal the seeds and seed floss. Spiny trunk on right. Photograph by: Dick Culbert Creative Commons .
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This species is featured in: Adrian Barrance barrance internetsatelital. Natural Habitat Bombacopsis quinata is found in tropical rain forests, in well drained soils, on the upper slopes of hills and ridges.
Natural Durability It is resistant to white-rot fungi and very durable to brown-rot fungi, but vulnerable to attack by dry-wood and subterranean termites. Share on Facebook Tweet Send email. Furniture Cabinets qunata – Tropical timbers of the world. Sign up to our newsletter Get the latest wild news direct to your inbox. Odor It has no discernible odor.
Bombacopsis quinata (Jacq.) Dugand — The Plant List
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It is one of the most affordable woods in Costa Rica despite its use in furniture, guitar marking, and other fine woodcrafts. Blog Friday 05 October Wildscreen With: Tangential diameter of vessel lumina micras or more large.
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The sapwood is pale yellow-white in color, it is distinct from the heartwood. Luster Luster is described as medium.
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The diameter is commonly 80 cm in diameter. X Close Image credit. Fittings 19 – Silica in Timbers. Dick Culbert Creative Commons Attribution 2. This species is found from southern Honduras to northern Colombia and Venezuela, it occurs in quimata more open forests of Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama. Rotary Veneer Cutting This species is interesting for peeling.
Comments have to be approved before they are shown here. AfricachimpanzeeconservationfilmIn the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimatesprimatologyrehabilitationtrue storywildlifewildlife filmWildscreen Festival. Tree growing in Costa Rica Photograph by: Sliced Veneer This species is interesting for peeling.