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|Common Name||Spanish, Cuban, Puerto Rico or Jamaica Mahagony Tree;|
|Synonyms||Swietenia mahagoni var. praecociflora Hemsl.|
|Collection Locale||North East Mountains, INDIA|
|Seed Collection period||Jan. - Feb.|
Preferred Buyer From
|Location||All Countries Except India|
Swietenia mahagoni a medium to large, magnificent , evergreen tree, native to Central America, with a handsome spreading habit. It has a buttressed base and, in its native country, the tree reaches a height of 30 m and a girth of 4.5 m., but in India it attains a height of 18-24 m only. Bark rugose grey-black; leaves paripinnate; leaflets 2-4 parirs, 3-5cm. long, opposite, very oblique, often subfalcate, lanceolate or ovate; flowers greenish yellow, in axillary pendulous panicles, shorter than the leaves; capsules ovoid, about 7.5 - 15.0 cm. x 7.5cm; seeds many, flat, winged.