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Jatoba

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Jatoba

  • Jatoba grows in Central and South America.
  • Known for strength, Jatoba is over 125% harder that red oak, and has shock resistant qualities similar to ash and hickory.
  • Jatoba is used to make furniture, tool handles and flooring.
  • The bark of the tree is similar to paper birch - you can make canoes from it!

-- from Highland Hardwoods
(modified 2014/09/03)

Juniper

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Juniper

  • Juniper is a shrub that 4 - 6 feet high. The trunk or stem is often contorted and twisted.
  • The juniper may have been one of the first shrubs to colonise the British Isles as the ice sheets retreated at the end of the last Ice Age.
  • Juniper berries produce the distinctive bitter flavouring in gin.

-- from Dragon's Hoard, The Juniper Tree
(modified 2014/09/03)


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