A Garapa, Grapiá, Garapeira ou Amarelinho (Apuleia leiocarpa) é uma árvore do género Apuleia. Pode ser encontrada na Amazônia e da zona costeira até a. The wood of Apuleia leiocarpa (Vog.) Macbr. (Leguminosae, subfamily Caesalpinioideae) yielded (+)-pinitol, β-sitosterol and ten flavones. Three of these. Apuleia leiocarpa (Vogel) is an accepted name. This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Apuleia (family Leguminosae). The record.

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Mature seedpods Photograph by: The price should be moderate leilcarpa an imported hardwood. Rated as durable, though vulnerable to termites and other insect attacks. Readable yet also very detailed.

Publisher Reference Publications; Michigan.

Commercial timbers – Apuleia leiocarpa (Vog.) Macbride (Grapia, yvyra pere)

If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Grain is usually straight, but can also be interlocked. Not for the casual reader.

Garapa is not commonly available in lumber form, though it is sometimes used for flooring and decking. It can be downloaded from the Internet.

South America Tree Size: Cedar seems like the ideal wood for this situation: I think it would hold up great compared to ceder. The wood is fairly chatoyant, and appears to shift from dark to light coloring in different lighting lekocarpa.


Flooring, decking, dock, and boatbuilding.

Developing appuleia Photograph by: Glenn DeSpain May 6, at 1: I am considering using Garapa lumber to rebuild sauna benches. Year ISBN Description An extremely concise book, listing approximately 1, species and varieties of plants with their botanical name, common name in Brazil, regions in Brazil where the plant is found, a brief list of uses and any medically active compounds in the plant.

Leave this field empty. Garapa has a golden to yellowish brown color, which darkens with age.

The only concern is heat retention and sitting on the surface. Although severe reactions are quite uncommon, Garapa has been reported to cause skin irritation. Type the digit seven into the box.

Apuleia leiocarpa – Wikispecies

Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. A superb work, with the minor irritation that the translation from Portuguese is not of the best. Stunning photographs of each species, brief details on the plant, its uses and how to grow it from seed.


Cultivated tree Photograph by: Any assistance apjleia be helpful.

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Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. 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 appuleia to utilize the plants. Garapa is occasionally exported from South America.

Apuleia leiocarpa Vogel J. Now containing plants.

Leave A Comment Cancel reply Comment. Exactly what the title says, brief and to the point. Garapa is fairly easy to work, despite its density. Do you feel this would be a bad choice using Garapa? Glues and finishes well, and is about average for dimensional stability. I can not find any information for this particular use. Apuleia molaris Spruce ex Benth.

If you would like to support leiocadpa site, please consider Donating. Last update on Comments have to be approved before they are shown here. Uniform medium texture with a moderate amount of natural luster.

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