Blommed logwood trees, photography of flowers of palo de Campeche in El Peten area of Guatemala. Haematoxylum campechianum is indigenous in Mexico (along the south-eastern coast of the Gulf of Campeche and in Peninsular Yucatan) and Belize. Logwood: Logwood, (Haematoxylum campechianum), tree of the pea family ( Fabaceae), native to Central America and the West Indies. The wood is heavy and.

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Haematoxylum campechianum (logwood)

If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Publisher Weinheim Year ISBN – Description An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants. Introduced long ago into other parts of tropical America, it is now naturalised across Central America, the Caribbean and northern South America. Select Language Afrikaans Arabic Swahili. Animal, kingdom Animaliaany of a group of multicellular eukaryotic organisms i.

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Black Publishing, London Standley, P. It was introduced into Nigeria in the s and has since been cultivated on a limited scale in other parts of continental Africa and in the Indian Ocean islands. Haematein is a standard histological stain mostly used in combination with eosin, whereby haematein shows up cell nuclei and eosin the protoplasm. History of Introduction and Spread Top of page H. Natural colourants and dyestuffs.


Haematoxylum campechianum

Kueffer and Mauremootoo, Kueffer C; Mauremootoo J, Campedhianum people also said they had never noticed it blooming. ATropical tree seed manual, U.

You can hear the chain saws operating every day. There are no pictures available for this datasheet If you can supply pictures for this datasheet please contact: But a botanist would need to tag the trees over a several year period to be sure whether every mature tinto tree booms or not.

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Pau campeche, pau de sangue Po. Toggle navigation useful plants for warm climates. Vincent, Grenada, and Trinidad and Tobago. Haematoxylin exhibited dose-dependent anti-inflammatory activities in tests with rats and haematkxylum embryos.

Fruit a lanceolate to narrowly elliptical, flattened pod 3—5. Actually I always wondered why some rivers have Pachira aquatica but not logwood. In this way the graphic designers back in the office can select which results look the best.

The wood of this species is strong and durable for use outdoors and in contact with the ground. If a pirate I must be: Campevhianum evolution in Papilionaceae. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology The resulting orange-red solution turns yellow and later black upon cooling.

Case studies on the status of invasive woody plant species in the Western Indian Ocean. Toxic plants Bibliography, Chichicaste grandis. General interest In his song ‘No woman no cry’, Bob Marley makes reference to the use of Logwood as firewood, in the verse ‘Georgie would make a fire light, as it was logwood burning through haematixylum night’.


Spain claimed all of Central and South America as their sovereign territory through the 17th and 18th centuries. Logwood also played an important role in the lives of century buccaneers and into the Golden Age of Piracy. Now containing plants.

Readable yet also very detailed. Further investigation is needed. Haematoxylum campechianum flowers obtained from Vascular Plant Families. Seeds can be easily dispersed by wind, water, and human activities.

Outside its native range, this species haematoxglum able to grow in disturbed secondary forest, along roadsides, riverbanks, lowland dry forests, urban forests, and seasonal waterlogged areas Seegeler, ; Wagner et al. The most endangered major tropical ecosystem. It is a subspecies…. Please note that our editors may make some formatting changes or correct spelling or grammatical errors, and may also contact you if any clarifications are needed.

And after many years of asking our contacts throughout El Peten when But the general consensus is that not all trees of all species gaematoxylum every year.