Kadam tree query

Christoph Oberprieler oberprieler at BOTANIK.UNI-HALLE.DE
Thu Jun 14 08:25:46 CDT 2001


Dear John,
according to Mabberley, The Plant Book, kadam is Neolamarckia cadamba
(Rubiaceae). It says that the "timber [is] used for disposable chopsticks in
Malaysia, matchboxes, tea-chests & considered for pulp."
Best wishes,
Christoph
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