Ceiba has large, highly developed laminar prawns at the base of the trunk, which is thick and gray. It has digitally composed leaves, and they are placed alternately, in the field it is easy to distinguish it from other plant species because it has a thicker shape in the center of the stem than at the base, also when they are young they have stingers, and when they are adults they almost always lose them, they also have a large, rounded cup.
When you look closely you can see that its bark is light gray and is generally smooth. The type of the flower that presents the Ceiba is a lateral Umbel, with many whitish or pink flowers.When its fruits can be observed, it can be determined what are elliptical or oblong capsules.
When they mature they are brown and open in five parts. When exposed its seeds are black, and due to their size and shape they are easily dispersed by the wind
USE OF WOOD Wood has been used for a long time to make coffins, drawers, toys, matches, buckets, drums, canoes, and for filling of veneers.