|BOTANICAL NAMES||Mitragyna ciliata.|
|ORIGINS FAMILY||It belongs to the family of Rubiaceae.|
|GROWTH AREA||This tree grows below the rainforest of tropical area of the West Africa.|
|SPECIFIC WEIGHT||Green 750 kg/m³ – Dried 550 kg/m³ at 12% C.U.|
|TECHNOLOGICAL FEATURES||The pale orange –brown to pink sapwood forms the bulk of the three.
The heartwood is reddish-brown with darker streaks.
The grain is mostly straight but interlocked.
The texture is fine and uniform.
Bahia has a poor resistance to insect and fungi attacks.
|DRYING METHOD||Drying process must be carried out very slowly but without any particular problem.|
|MAIN USES AND WORKING||Generally, the manufacture of this wood doesn’t present any difficulties.
It is considered a very great wood for interior joinery, furniture and cabinetwork;
It is well situated also in flooring, turnery, veneers and plywood.
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