Guajuvira (Patagonoula americana)


Common names: Brazilian Hickory, Brazilian Macchiato Pecan, Macchiato Pecan, Brazilian Pecan, Guayjuvira, Guayaibi


Distribution : Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay


Color/appearance : sapwood is abundant and is yellow or ocher in color. Guajuvira/Brazilian Hickory heartwood is dark brown or black-brown, sometimes with pink reflections, usually with abundant black veins


Janka hardness: 1810 lbf


Density: 4.42 lbf


Shrinkage: 1

Radial (thickness): 2.8%

Tangential (width): 6.5%,

Volumetric (total): 9.3%,

T/R Ratio (width to depth): 2.3


Allergies/Toxicity: 1 Skin irritations have been reported.


Sustainability:CITES: no, IUCN: no


Common Uses: Hardwood flooring, Luxury Furniture, Doors, Windows and Tool Handles.


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