Ironwood

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Ironwood is a common name for many woods or plants that have a reputation for hardness, or specifically a wood density that is over 1000 kg/m3 and sinks in water, although usage of the name ironwood in English may or may not indicate a tree that yields such heavy wood.

Some of the species with their common nameEdit

Plants named ironwoodEdit


See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  15. ^ "Olea capensis". Ecocrop. FAO. Archived from the original on 2011-07-26. Retrieved 2017-03-20.
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