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Feature Details for Wood
Database:Hardwood (NCSU/Oxford/PRL/CTFT)
Latin Name:BUX Buxus macowani
Common Name:Cape Box

Features Present:
  1. Exclusively Solitary
  2. Multiple Perf. Plates
  3. Pits Minute - (Variable)
  4. Pits Opposite or Scalariform - (Variable)
  5. More than 40/sq.mm
  6. Mean T.D. < 50 um
  7. Mean T.D. < 100 um
  8. Thick Walled Fibers
  9. Pits Distinctly Bordered
  10. Rays Homogeneous - (Variable)
  11. Diffuse
  12. Vasicentric
  13. Density (A.D.) > 1.0
  14. Yellow / Orange / Green
  15. South Africa
  16. Growth Rings Present