Tectona grandis

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Noun1.Tectona grandis - tall East Indian timber tree now planted in western Africa and tropical America for its hard durable woodTectona grandis - tall East Indian timber tree now planted in western Africa and tropical America for its hard durable wood
genus Tectona, Tectona - small genus of southeastern Asian tropics: teak
teak, teakwood - hard strong durable yellowish-brown wood of teak trees; resistant to insects and to warping; used for furniture and in shipbuilding
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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(2014), avaliando o LET como substrato para producao de mudas de Tectona grandis encontraram a maior MSSR no substrato contendo 60% de LET + 40% de fibra de coco, proporcao de LET superior a observada neste trabalho.
They are cataloged in three groups; i) the species most used in reforestation programs: Gmelina arborea, Tectona grandis (teak) and Acacia mangium, usually employed in lightweight construction; ii) species used in furniture manufacturing: Cordia alliodora, Cedrela odorata and Enterolobium cyclocarpum; iii) species providing potential wood for furniture and construction and in high abundance in the secondary forest: Vochysia ferruginea, Ochroma pyramidale and Goethalsia meiantha.
There are several trees commonly planted by farmers such as teak (Tectona grandis), mahogany (Swietenia mahagoni), and earleaf acacia (Acacia auriculiformis).
La Universidad presenta un area de 57 ha que limita con el Rio Sinu, se encuentra ocupada en su mayoria por zonas agricolas (Cu) (8[grados]47'33.7"N, 75[grados]51'34.1"W), piscicolas (Ep) (8[grados]47'30.3"N, 75[grados]51'50.3"W), inmuebles (edificaciones, aulas y cubiculos de un solo piso), zonas verdes y vegetacion riparia (Vr) (8[grados]47'25.8"N, 75[grados]51'55.1"W) con altos grados de modificacion dada la tala selectiva y establecimiento de arboles maderables como son Tectona grandis y Tabebuia rosea (Fig.
Teak (Tectona grandis L.) tree growth, stem quality and health in coppiced plantations in Java, Indonesia.
(2014), analyzing the potential of sewage sludge as component of the substrate for the production of Tectona grandis seedlings, tested different proportions of sludge, coconut fiber and carbonized rice husk.