Common Name(s): Afata
Scientific Name: Cordia trichotoma
Tree Size: ft ( m) tall, ft ( m) trunk diameter
Average Dried Weight: lbs/ft3 ( kg/m3)
Janka Hardness: lbf ( N)
Modulus of Rupture: lbf/in2 ( MPa)
Elastic Modulus: lbf/in2 ( GPa)
Crushing Strength: – lbf/in2 (- MPa)
Shrinkage: Radial: %, Tangential: %, Volumetric: %, T/R Ratio:
Color/Appearance: No data available.
Grain/Texture: No data available.
Endgrain: Diffuse-porous; solitary and radial multiples; medium pores in no specific arrangement, moderately numerous; tyloses mineral/gum deposits occasionally present; parenchyma vasicentric; narrow rays, spacing fairly close.
Rot Resistance: No data available.
Workability: No data available.
Odor: No characteristic odor.
Allergies/Toxicity: Although severe reactions are quite uncommon, oak has been reported as a sensitizer. Usually most common reactions simply include eye and skin irritation. See the articles Wood Allergies and Toxicity and Wood Dust Safety for more information.
Pricing/Availability: No data available.
Sustainability: This wood species is not listed in the CITES Appendices or on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.
Common Uses: No data available.
Comments: No data available.