Scientific Name: Calycophyllum candidissimum
Location: Cuba and Central America
Dried Weight: 51lbs/ft3
Janka Hardness: 1,880lbf
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.