Also known as Ciricote, this rare & desired species is only found in a small portion of Central America on theCaribbean coast. Beautiful spider-webbing ispresent with amazingpatterns.Thevariegated stripes producevalleys, plateaus, & mountainsthat makea stunning landscape figure. Our Ziricote is imported in log form so that we can control the conversion of the wood in our sawmill. Trees are commonly 15-20" in diameter with heights of 45-75'. The tree produces an edible fruit that tastes like a combination of a Granny Smith apple and a banana. The tree hasbeautiful orange yellow flowers when in bloom. The wood is prized locally and is used for carvings, furniture, and handles for knives. It turns to an extremely high glass-like polish.