jarrah

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jarrah

a widely planted Australian eucalyptus tree, Eucalyptus marginata, that yields a valuable timber
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The most widely cut of the timbers is Eucalyptus marginata, commonly known as jarrah.
Samples from eight wood species, originating from plantations (Eucalyptus nitens, Eucalyptus saligna, Pinus radiata) and regrowth forests (Eucalyptus marginata, Eucalyptus diversicolor, Nothofagus cunninghamii, Atherosperma moschatum, Acacia melanoxylon) were collected for assessing the bending performance capability of Australian timbers.
Hingston FJ, Dimmock GM, Turton AG (1981) Nutrient distribution in a jarrah (Eucalyptus marginata Donn ex Sm.) ecosystem in south-west Western Australia.
The commercially prominent eucalypts include bluegum (Eucalyptus globulus), jarrah (Eucalyptus marginata), karri (Eucalyptus diversicolor), delgupta (Eucalyptus delgupta) and eucalyptus (Eucalyptus grandis).
However, the outdoor furniture industry is concentrated around southwestern Australia where the eucalyptus marginata or jarrah forests are located.
Ipe is a hot decking material but some companies mix species similar to ipe together and market the material under the trade name Iron Woods, Other trees included in the broad group of iron woods include cumaru (Dipterix odorata) and jarrah (Eucalyptus marginata).