Properties of this timber species
|Botanical name:||Eucalyptus cloeziana|
Can be used in hydraulic engineering for jetties, bridges, bridge decks, sheet piling, purlins, fenders and as timber in gardens for screens and garden furniture. Locally, cloeziana is also used for furniture, turned goods and tool shafts.
Resistance to fungi: class 1 (very durable) for wood from natural forest, class 2 (durable) for wood from plantations.
Resistance to insects: Termites class D (sapwood and heartwood very durable), Anobium (woodworm) class D
South African wood (700)-860-(990) kg/m3 at 12% moisture content
From natural forest 1000 kg/m3
Fresh 900-1200 kg/m3