Caesalpinia Sappan
Redwood Red"wood` (-w[oo^]d`), n. (Bot.) (a) A gigantic coniferous tree ({Sequoia sempervirens}) of California, and its light and durable reddish timber. See {Sequoia}. (b) An East Indian dyewood, obtained from {Pterocarpus santalinus}, {C[ae]salpinia Sappan}, and several other trees. [1913 Webster]

Note: The redwood of Andaman is {Pterocarpus dalbergioides}; that of some parts of tropical America, several species of {Erythoxylum}; that of Brazil, the species of {Humirium}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Caesalpinia sappan — ID 11977 Symbol Key CASA28 Common Name sappanwood Family Fabaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Caesalpinia Sappan — Sapan wood Sa*pan wood [Malay sapang.] (Bot.) A dyewood yielded by {C[ae]salpinia Sappan}, a thorny leguminous tree of Southern Asia and the neighboring islands. It is the original Brazil wood. [Written also {sappan wood}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • . CAESALPINIA SAPPAN L. - ЦЕЗАЛЬПИНИЯ САППАН — см. 418. Дерево. . С. sappan L. Ц. саппан Sp. pl. (1753) 381. Burkill (1935) 390. Wealth of India II (1950) 5. S y n. Biancaea sappan Todaro. М е с т н. н а з в. Англ. sappan wood; малайск. sepang; Зондск. о ва se chang; Таиланд fang. P а с п р.… …   Справочник растений

  • Caesalpinia sappan L. — Symbol CASA28 Common Name sappanwood Botanical Family Fabaceae …   Scientific plant list

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