Canarium muelleri is a tree that can grow up to 30 metres tall. The bole is buttressed[
The plant is harvested from the wild for local use as a medicine and source of wood.
The sap is reported to be poisonous when it enters the body by way of a cut[
Australia - northern Queensland.
In the margina of, and in well developed rainforest at elevations up to 800 metres[
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A dioecious species, both male and female forms need to be grown if fruit and seed are required[
Although the sap is reported to be poisonous when it enters the body by way of a cut, it is also said to be a very good healing agent for cuts, sores and chronic ulcers[
The wood is a useful, general purpose timber that is suitable for cabinet work and plywood[
Seed - we have no specific information for this species but seeds of this genus generally have a hard seed coat and germinate erratically. Filing away some of the seed coat to allow moisture to enter more readily, without damaging the seed, will encourage a faster and more even germination[
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