Spanish elm

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Related to Spanish elm: Cordia alliodora
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Synonyms for Spanish elm

tropical American timber tree

large tropical American tree of the genus Cordia grown for its abundant creamy white flowers and valuable wood

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43 hectares of land have been registered and 13,060 Blue Mahoe, Jamaican Mahogany, Honduras Mahogany, Cedar, Spanish Elm and Caribbean Pine seedlings have been distributed.
Chocolate from this same harvest has been aged for 18 months in a variety of aging vessels, including a 50-year-old French oak Cognac cask as well as a Spanish Elm wood vessel.
Each vintage bar, which weighs 50 grams, is presented in a hand-crafted Spanish Elm wood box that is individually engraved with the bar number.