“A. giganteum Hance”; USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network – (GRIN) [Online. Anacardium excelsum is used in construction and also as a shade tree in coffee and cocoa plantations. Anacardium giganteum is a locally important timber in. Caja Acu. Anacardium giganteum. Similar to the cashew apple, the caja acu is a juicy, false fruit with a slight strawberry flavor. Nuts can be roasted and.

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General Information Anacardium giganteum is a large evergreen tree with a large, spreading crown; guganteum can grow 20 – 40 metres tall.

The edible fruits and seeds are gathered from the wild for local use, and the plant is also sometimes cultivated as a food crop[ 46 Title Dictionary of Economic Plants. Texture The wood is mostly medium in texture.

Mangifera caloneura Mangifera caloneura. Rhus integrifolia Lemonade Berry. Mangifera cochinchinensis Mangifera cochinchinensis. Harpephyllum caffrum Kaffir Plum. Propagation Seed – it contains water-soluble germination inhibitors, which can be removed by soaking the seeds in cold water for 48 hours, changing the water every 8 hours[ Title Brazilian Trees.


Mangifera foetida Horse Ajacardium. Response To Hand Tools The wood responds well to hand tools. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Crooking and twisting are reported. Machining Machining of this species is reported to be easy.

CARACOLí (Anacardium giganteum)

Planing Planing of this species is rated as difficult. Mangifera quadrifida Asam Kambang.

Now containing plants. Cores anaxardium – Embassy of Brazil in Japan. Caja Acu No Image. The heartwood and sapwood are not differentiated[ Title Brazilian Trees. Growing Environment Not available. United States Department of Agriculture. This Anacardiaceae article is a stub.

Nuts can be roasted and reportedly taste like cashew nuts. Anacardium giganteum Caja Acu. This page was last edited on 16 Octoberanacardiu Shutter Boards 20 – Prospect: It is a gregarious species, preferring well drained soils.

Year ISBN Description The second edition of an excellent guide to the edible uses of plants, though it does not give any details of cultivation etc.


It is a dominant tree, with total heights of 20 to 30 m, and trunk diameters ranging from 80 to cm. Stunning photographs of each species, brief ggianteum on the plant, its uses and how to grow it from seed. Anacardium is a genus of flowering plants in the family Anacardiaceaenative anacardim tropical regions of the Americas. Vessels per mm2 less than 6 rare. Anacardium occidentale Cashew Apple.

Caja Acu – Anacardium giganteum

Species See text Synonyms Cassuvium Lam. Handcraft 66 – Maderas latinoamericanas.

Vessels solitary and in short radial multiples. If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Nailing This wood is easy to nail, but it has mediocre nail holding properties.

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