Mahogany Plant is a commercially important lumber prized for its beauty, durability and color.
The wood mainly used for paneling and also to make furniture, boats, musical instruments and other items.
Mahogany is a kind of straight wood, reddish brown timber. The three species are Swietenia macrophylla, Swietenia mahagoni and Swietenia humilis. Swietenia species are classified officially as “genuine mahogany”.
The mahogany tree ”sweitenia” which grow as natural populations in tropical America, Asia, and Africa is a high value timber tree known for its redwood color, strength,durability, water resistance and aesthetic appeal.
The mahogany tree can grows over 60 feet high and reaching around 4-5 feet diameter.
The continual increasing demand for hardwood timber, Mahogany can offer a tax effective investment in forestry make mahogany most demanding timber plant in this region.
Mahogany is the most prized timber tree of India. It can be grown in almost every part of the country except the dry western zone, although the best Mahogany Plant develops in well drained deep alluvial soil.