Ziricote veneer

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Characteristics of Ziricote veneer

Latin name:

Cordia dodecandra; Fam. Boraginaceae

Other names:

Siricote, Canalete, Laurel, Freijo, Peterebi


resistant wood of high density and extremly fine texture, very decorative can easily be worked with all machines and tools, polished wood shows intensive luster

Wood color:

sapwood creamy white to yellow brownish, matt heartwood is dark red-brown with irregular dark brown and deep black zones


mainly Central America, primarily Belize, Northern Florida, West Indies, southward to Brazil and Argentina


tonewood for musical instruments, furnitures, cabinets, boat deckings, interior joinery, marquetry, knife handles

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