DOMOTEX 2019, 11 - 14 January
Botanical Name: Afrormosia eleta.
Common Names: Kokrodua (Ghana), Assamela (Nigeria, Congo Republic).
Height & Weight: May reach a height of 45 mt; bole somewhat irregular, clear to 25 to 30 mt, buttressed to 2,5 mt. and then fluted; trunk diameters 1 to 2 mt, specific gravity (oven dry weight/green volume) 0.57; air density 688,86 Kg/m3.
Origin: Africa, West Africa, but mainly Congo Republic and Nigeria gregarious, grows in both wet and dry areas.
Color & Grain: Heartwood yellow brown turning to a dark brown on exposure sapwood narrow, lighter in color and clearly demarcated. Texture moderately fine; grain straight to interlocked; some resemblance to teak. Uniform color.
Botanical Name: Chlorophora excels and Chlorophora regia.
Common Names: Iroko, kambala, mvule, mvulu, odum, tule, intule, moreira, ireme, framere, band, semli, ...
Botanical Name: Millettia laurentii of the Family Leguminosae.
Common Names: Wenge, Palissandre du Congo, dikela, mibotu, bokonge, tshikalakala, awong, nsonso.
Botanical Name: Acer saccharum and Acer Nigrum.
Common Names: Hard maple, maple, rock maple, sugar maple, white maple.
Height & Weiqht: Some species of maple average ...
Botanical name: Prunus Serotina
Common name: Black cherry
Height and weight: it can reach heights of about 30 m with 35 - 50 cm trunk diameters. Specific gravity ...