|Scientific Name:||Calycophyllum candidissimum|
|Location:||Cuba and Central America|
|Crushing Strength:||9,790lbf /in2|
Lemonwood has a straight to slightly interlocked grain and it has a fine, uniform texture. The wood gives off a slightly lustrous appearance. The end grain is diffuse-porous. Lemonwood is rated as moderately durable in regards to decay. It is fair to work with but does have a high cutting resistance. It turns, glues, and finishes well.