Jump to navigation Jump to search
Philippine mahogany is a common name for several different species of trees and their wood.
- Botanically, the name refers to Toona calantas in the mahogany family, Meliaceae. It is endemic to the Philippines.
- In the US timber trade, it is often applied to wood of the genus Shorea in the family Dipterocarpaceae.
- Rarely, it may also refer to the narra tree (Pterocarpus indicus) in the legume family, Fabaceae.
|This page is an index of articles on plant species (or higher taxonomic groups) with the same common name (vernacular name). If an internal link led you here, you may wish to edit the linking article so that it links directly to the intended article.|