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Pod Mahogany Afzelia quanzensis
Arbre Makola, Mahogany BeanAfzelia quanzensis is a tall tree, up to 35m, used for timber and agroforestry. This tree is grown primarily for its durable, reddish-brown wood used for furniture, floors, doors, stairs and windows, as well as for firewood. The wood is durable and fairly resistant to termites. The tree fixes...
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Malabar Spinach Basella alba, Basella rubra
Malabar Spinach, Brède D'angola, Ceylon Spinach, Poi Sag, Malabar Nightshade, Zepina, Indian SpinachThere are two species of Malabar Spinach, Basella alba, which is green and B. rubra, which has purple stems. The thick mucilaginous leaves are an excellent dark green leafy vegetable for hot and humid climates. Malabar Spinach grows as a spreading vine along the ground or climbing on a trellis; a...