Callophyllum blancoi Planchon & Triana
A medium sized tree attaining a diameter of 60 cm and stem of 12 to 18 clear of branch. Without buttress.
Useually in well-drained forest to 1990m altitude. Philippins (Cagayan, Isabela, Palawan, aurora, Leyte, Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga del Sur, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Sur, Davao del Norte, Davao Oriental, and Lanao del Sur province
Very difficult to treat.
Sapwood is light colored, distinct from heartwood which is reddish brown.
grain is slightly crossed.
texture is fine.
Moderately durable, 4 to 7 years,
Easy to saw
Fair machining property
EXTERIOR GENERAL, bridges, poles, paling, stakes posts, crossties, HOUSING GENERAL, beams, joists, flooring, frames, FURNITURE AND CABINETS, cabinets, TOOLS, tool handles, NAVAL CONSTRUCTION, boats, OTHER AND MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS, cigar boxes