mahogany family

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Neem, a tree of the mahogany family, has been known in India for its soothing properties and its extracts have often found use in skincare products to ease irritations.
Chinese perfume plant: This low-maintenance shrub, a member of the mahogany family also known as mock lemon, produces fragrant clusters of yellow blooms about the size of individual grains of rice.
Belonging to the mahogany family of plants, chinaberry is native to Asia.
Larry Frye, in the Fine Hardwoods Selectorama, writes that "mahogany" is an "often misused name, applied to many woods not from the mahogany family.
Neem, a member of the mahogany family, helps eliminate pests; insect eggs deposited on its leaves are rendered infertile and never develop.