H. campechianum is a shrub or small tree widely grown commercially for its Cymbosepalum baronii Baker; Haematoxylon campechiaum L. Use: The extract is a purplish-red natural dye obtained from the Logwood tree. The logwood tree is a spiny tropical American tree (Haematoxylon. Description. Campeche is a fast growing ornamental tree that can reach up to 50 feet in height. It produces numerous delicate round leaflets and extremely.
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Pacific Islands Ecosystems at Risk. Tribal and Herbal Medicine Uses Campeche wood is generally prepared as a decoction for the treatment of diarrhea; it is an effective astringent drying agent.
haematoxylum campechianum wood extract,
Dyesubstance used to impart colour to textiles, paper, leather, and other materials such that the colouring is not readily altered by washing, heat, light, or other factors to which the material is likely to be exposed. This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it. Plants of the Eastern Caribbean. The leaves are pinnately hhaematoxylon feather-formed with oval or heart-shaped leaflets.
Average precipitation is approximately mm, ranging between and mm Niembro, By exposure to air, through repeated turnings of the mass, haematein is developed from the haematoxylin, and the chips gradually become coated with the brilliant metallic green crystals of haematein. Physiology and Phenology H.
Flora of China Editorial Committee, Description Top of page Small, bushy thorny, gnarled shrub or tree up to 15 m tall; trunk irregularly fluted and contorted, attaining a length of m and haematocylon diameter of 60 cm, bark grey to brown, rather smooth, peeling in flakes.
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In the West Indies, this species commonly grows on exposed limestone hillsides in campechiaum secondary thickets Adams, ; Liogier, Haematoxylum campechianum blackwoodbloodwood treebluewoodcampeachy treecampeachy woodcampeche logwoodcampeche woodJamaica woodlogwood or logwood tree  is a species of flowering tree in the legume family, Fabaceaethat is native to southern Mexico and northern Central Campschianum. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium, pp.
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Campeche wood is generally prepared as a decoction for the treatment of diarrhea; it is an effective astringent drying agent. Under favourable environmental conditions, trees can attain harvestable size in about 8 years Gurib-Fakim, The fruit is a lanceolate, extremely flattened pod, cm long, pointed at both ends, dehiscent not along the sutures but along the median of the sides, usually 2-seeded Seegeler, ; Wagner et al.
This year has been quite busy. Flowers are honey bearing and consequently the species is frequently planted by apiculturists near beehives. Warm temperate climate with dry winter Warm average temp. International Common Names English: One or more layers of….
This species is also planted around houses as an ornamental for its delicate foliage and fragrant flowers.
Summary [ edit ] Description Haematoxylon campechianum flofru. Fabaceae is one the largest families of flowering plants. Dicotyledonae Summary of Invasiveness H.
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Logwood is prepared for use by dyers, etc. The tree trunk and branches are thorned and become more gnarled with age, lending to it’s attractive appearance.
Flowers are arranged in cm long racemes in the axils leaves, 5-merous, sweet-scented; calyx mm long, deeply lobed; petals mm long, bright yellow; stamens 10, free; ovary superior, shortly stalked, glabrous; style filiform.
Seedlings and young plants should be hand-pulled and removed from treated areas, while large plants should be cut with specialized equipment due to the presence of thorns.
This species has the potential to grow forming dense monoculture thickets over extensive areas of land mainly in lowland dry and semi-arid tropical forests where it heamatoxylon and replaces native vegetation ISSG, ; PIER, ; PROTA, Flora of China Web.