Sunduri

Sunduri

Local/Bangla name: ‘Sunduri’

Scientific name: Heritiera fomes Buch-Ham

 

 

 

 

Taxonomic Position According to Cronquist (1981)

Kingdom Plantae
Division Magnoliophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Malvales
Family Malvaceae
Genus Heritiera
Species fomes

sundori

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sunduri-twig

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Description of timber

It is hard and tough, difficult to season and work. It is elastic and close grained, is strong and durable. These qualities make it suited for such uses as boat building, piles, poles, tool handles, and carriage shafts.

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