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  Afzelia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Afzelia is a genus of flowering trees of the family Fabaceae (legumes).
Afzelia africana is known by the common names "Afzelia" and "African mahogany".
Afzelia qwanzensis is also known as "Pod mahogany" or "Rhodesian mahogany".
publicliterature.org /en/wikipedia/a/af/afzelia.html   (70 words)

  
 Afzelia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Afzelia is a genus in the subfamily Caesalpinioideae of the family Fabaceae (legumes).
Afzelia species are used primarily for wood, though some species also have medicinal uses.
The timber is either traded under the collective name "afzelia", or under names particular to a species.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Afzelia   (108 words)

  
 Afzelia Wood Flooring from County Floors - Exotic and Domestic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The sapwood of afzelia is pale yellow to white, while the heartwood ranges from light brown to reddish-brown.
Afzelia is very hard and durable, and it has excellent resistance to attack by termites.
As a flooring option, afzelia's hardness is over twice that of southern yellow pine, noticably harder than hard maple, almost identical to hickory or pecan, and about three quarters as hard as santos mahogany.
www.countyfloors.com /species_afzelia.html   (164 words)

  
 Vance Publishing's W&WP magazine - Wood of the Month   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Afzelia species thrive in varied conditions, from dense evergreen forests to savanna and coastal forests.
Afzelia species are sometimes sliced for decorative veneer.
The texture of the wood is moderate to coarse with a grain that ranges from straight to interlocked.
www.iswonline.com /wwp/wom/afzelia.cfm   (694 words)

  
 Agroforestree Database   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Afzelia quanzensis is a deep-rooted, deciduous tree, 4-24 (35 max.) m high, with a huge, spreading crown; straight trunk up to about 1 m in diameter; bark quite smooth, grey-green or creamy-brown to pale grey, seamed crosswise or beautifully patterned with raised rings that flake off irregularly in circular patches.
Buds long, green, well-shaped, in rather short terminal racemes, opening into fragrant flowers that have 4 green, boat-shaped sepals 0.9-1.7 cm long, from which protrudes a single flaring, orange-red petal with yellow veining, which is bilobed, up to 2.5 cm long (other petals are reduced to small scales); stamens puffy, long and white.
A. quanzensis occurs from Somalia in the north to Kwazulu Natal in the south and is mainly found in the coastal region in Kenya.
www.worldagroforestry.org /Sites/TreeDBS/Aft/Print.cfm?SpID=151   (965 words)

  
 Vance Publishing's W&WP magazine - Wood of the Month   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Afzelia, doussie, apa, aligna, lingue, papao, bolengu, mu mangala, chamfuta, chanfuta, mbemebakofi, mkora, mkola, mussacossa, beyo, meli, azza, bilinga, counterwood, mahogany-bean tree, pod-mahogany, Rhodesian mahogany and uvala.
Afzelia is a fine wood on its own, but it is also one of those woods better known because of its similarity to other species.
Jim Dumas of Certainly Wood in East Aurora, NY, has received a few calls for the veneer and has supplied it, but it is far from one of his big sellers.
www.iswonline.com /wwp/wom/afzelia.cfm?printPage=1   (656 words)

  
 Afzelia . Flowering plant . Fabaceae   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Afzelia africana Afzelia bella Afzelia bipindensis Afzelia bracteata Afzelia pachyloba Afzelia peturei Afzelia quanzensis Afzelia xylocarpa Afzelia is a genus biology genus of eight species of flowering trees in the subfamily Caesalpinioideae of the family biology family Fabaceae legumes.
They have also sometimes been mistakenly called "African mahogany", a name that correctly applies to the genus Khaya in the unrelated mahogany family Meliaceae.
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www.uk.fraquisanto.net /Afzelia   (513 words)

  
 Exotic Wood afzelia
The genus Afzelia, which occurs both in Africa and in SE Asia, yields a particularly stable wood.
The name afzelia will usually refer to African wood.
afzelia from the BogusColorVendor so I'm not confident of the color on any of them
www.hobbithouseinc.com /personal/woodpics/afzelia.htm   (288 words)

  
 Afzelia
Afzelia DoussiƩ is one of the most noble wood species.
Afzelia contains'afzeline which makes the shrinkage of the wood very low and which makes the wood natural durable.
We sell the production of an excellent Camerounese sawmill, very quality minded, organised and managed by Europeans.
www.dbhardwoods.com /Afzelia.htm   (89 words)

  
 Matching Pen and Box Set   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
This is the original slab of Afzelia burl used in this project.
The afzelia burl slab with grain alignment marks.
First pass on the router table to rout the pen holder.
www.beartoothwoods.com /PeterP.htm   (512 words)

  
 Click here to see the fountain pens I currently have available for sale   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
A wonderful piece of Afzelia Lay from Laos makes this large fountain pen a knockout.
This wonderful pen is made in the El Grande style which is large, yet lightweight and with Titanium Gold.
In the old world style of classic writing instruments this Afzelia Burl Fountain Pen is a beautiful and unique specimen.
www.beartoothwoods.com /FinishedWoodPens/SoldFountainPens.htm   (1431 words)

  
 1-2.html   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Contribution to an evaluation of tree species using the new CITES Listing Criteria 22 AFRICA Afzelia africana Afzelia; Doussie Distribution This widespread species occurs in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Togo, Uganda and Zaire.
Habitat In Ghana, this species is found in dry forest, especially in the forest-savanna borders.
Afzelia africana is absent from the wetter forest types and is a distinguishing feature of the `fire- zone' between Guinea-Congolian rain forest and savanna.
www.unep-wcmc.org /species/tree_study/africa/1-2.html   (389 words)

  
 Afzalia Burl / Makamong Hardwood - Afzelia Burl - Imported Hardwoods and Burls
Afzalia Burl / Makamong Hardwood - Afzelia Burl - Imported Hardwoods and Burls
Please click on the first (top) image to get to the Info and Pricing page for this specie.
Afzelia Burl inlaid lid - Honduras Mahogany and Birdseye Maple :)=
www.righteouswoods.com /afzalia_burl_pics.html   (75 words)

  
 Bruce HW Floors Studio B Exotic Afzelia Natural 2 3/4" , County Floors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Bruce HW Floors Studio B Exotic Afzelia Natural 2 3/4"
This wood's pale yellow color is set against deep, reddish-brown grain patterns creating a stunning contrast and eye-catching addition to any room.
If your order is affected, we will contact you prior to processing it.
www.countyfloors.com /products/BruceHWFloorsStudioBExoticAfzeliaNatural234.htm   (173 words)

  
 Afzelia
[ Afrovivella ] [ Afzelia ] [ Afzeliella ]
Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Afzelia
For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.
www.crescentbloom.com /Plants/Genus/A/F/Afzelia.htm   (67 words)

  
 Hallvalue Ltd., T/A Poolewood Machinery Afzelia Table & Chairs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
This wonderfully hand crafted furniture set personally imported from Thailand consists of 1 large table, 4 armchairs and 2 side tables.
Made from Afzelia wood with burls this furniture will add Style and Elegance to any room.
The lovely warm and unusual colour and beautiful grain ensures this set will bring some of Thailands exquisite craftmanship to your home.
www.poolewood.co.uk /acatalog/Afzelia_Table___Chairs.html   (104 words)

  
 Afzelia Burl Bowl & Pens **PICS** - Sawmill Creek
Afzelia Burl Bowl and Pens **PICS** - Sawmill Creek
Location: Huntsville, AL (The Sun and Fun Capital of The South)
I managed to get in the shop yesterday, turned a bowl and made a couple of pens from the Afzelia Burl bowl blank that Waymon Campbell was so gracious to bring me last week.
www.sawmillcreek.org /showthread.php?t=11163   (445 words)

  
 Comparative floral ontogeny in Detarieae (Leguminosae: Caesalpinioideae). 2. Zygomorphic taxa with petal and stamen ...
Key Words: Afzelia • Berlinia • Caesalpinioideae • Detarieae • Fabaceae •; floral development • flower • Gilbertiodendron • Leguminosae • Macrolobium • Neochevalierodendron • Paramacrolobium • Tetraberlinia • zygomorphy
One large petal; seven large stamens (Afzelia) (Figs.
in Afzelia and not determinable in Tetraberlinia), and unidirectional
www.amjbot.org /cgi/content/full/89/6/888   (7520 words)

  
 penturners.org - Emperor in Afzelia
My son decided he wanted a fountain pen, so I handed him the catalogs.
Then he went through my blank stock and picked a peice of Afzelia Burl from AZ.
I sure like this kit, even though it was hairy drilling the upper barrel in a 7/8" blank.
www.penturners.org /forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=10648   (369 words)

  
 Indigenous multipurpose trees of Tanzania: Uses and economic benefits for people - AFZELIA QUANZENSIS*   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Indigenous multipurpose trees of Tanzania: Uses and economic benefits for people - AFZELIA QUANZENSIS*
A deciduous tree found in Miombo forests, lowland thickets, or dry woodlands (RSCU 1992).
It has been reported that people have been killed by ingesting the roots.
www.fao.org /docrep/X5327e/x5327e0h.htm   (288 words)

  
 ~Interesting~ Afzelia Burl with Sapwood Pen Blanks and related   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
~Interesting~ Afzelia Burl with Sapwood Pen Blanks and related
5/8" X 5/8" X 5" ~Interesting~ Afzelia Burl Pen Blanks ~with Sapwood~ Up for auction today is 5 Afzelia Burl with Sapwood pen blanks.
Each of these blanks had a unique feature that caught my eye when selecting for auction....from pencil line spalting, sapwood contrast, or Xylay figure...each of these blanks will produce an interesting pen or pencil.
www.staragencypipestone.com /-Interesting--Afzelia-Burl-with-Sapwood-Pen-Blanks,i8207443418,c71234.html   (214 words)

  
 Ebony Afzelia wood Thuya Burl Amboyna Burl Buckeye Burl Photos - page 15
Ebony Afzelia wood Thuya Burl Amboyna Burl Buckeye Burl Photos - page 15
pounder - Afzelia Burl - rough sanded with 50X -
Some 8 inch and wider X 8 foot and longer
www.righteouswoods.net /random_exotic_woods_pics_15.html   (207 words)

  
 My Photo Gallery - Afzelia Wide Rim Bowl - Powered by PhotoPost
My Photo Gallery - Afzelia Wide Rim Bowl - Powered by PhotoPost
Burned rim design made with 1" copper plumbing fitting heated with blow torch and used like a branding iron.
Was this just an excuse to play with the blow torch????
www.woodturner.org /photopost/showphoto.php?photo=1214   (88 words)

  
 Sawmill Creek - Afzelia Burl Bowl & Pens **PICS**
- - Afzelia Burl Bowl and Pens **PICS** (http://www.sawmillcreek.org/showthread.php?t=11163)
08-08-2004 1:14 PM Afzelia Burl Bowl and Pens **PICS**
I hope to be able to turn like that someday.
www.sawmillcreek.org /printthread.php?t=11163   (353 words)

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