Dalbergia retusa


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  • noun

Synonyms for Dalbergia retusa

a valuable timber tree of tropical South America

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FAMILY NAME: Dalbergia retusa of the Family Leguminosae
The Dalbergia retusa tree, which reaches a height of up to 75 feet in Central American rain forests, has been heavily exploited and is now in danger of extinction.
In Mexico, the tree is called granadillo, but in most places around the world, dalbergia retusa is known as cocobolo.