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African

Afizélia

The Afizélia is one of the thirty species belonging to the family Leguminosae originating in Af-rica and Asia. Commercially wood is better known by the name "doussie". The bark and seed color and black see Tits are used for medicinal purposes. The timber is often used as a material for the surface Cycle tracks.

Scientific Name
Afzelia Africana Smith

Family
Leguminosae

Wood Characteristics

Heartwood
From core reddish brown color

Grain
The grain is right came with a medium texture

Density/Hardness
Medium / High; hardwood

Durability
Has a very good natural durability, and good resistance to delyctus, fungal attack and in-sects

Areas of application
Furniture, interior and exterior carpentry, doors, floors, stairs and shipbuilding