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The African blackwood tree is a member of the rosewood family, with taxonomic classification in the family Leguminosae, genus Dalbergia, species melanoxylon. Its name refers to the dark color of its heartwood, which appears black and is derived from the Greek mela, or melanos, which means black.
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Already the research project has revealed a wealth of new insights about the ecology of West African ebony, including an emerging understanding of the symbiotic relationships with mammals and insects that helps the tree disseminate its seeds, as well as an emerging understanding of how humans can propagate the species artificially.
The distinctive fruits are called samaras, “maple keys”, “helicopters”, “whirlybirds” or “polynoses”.These seeds occur in distinctive pairs each containing one seed enclosed in a “nutlet” attached to a flattened wing of fibrous, papery tissue.
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Seed Availability. Seeds are now available at our seed store. Description. Shrubby growth habit to 6-12ft by 6-8ft. Deciduous. The ornate flowers bloom through most of the warmer months and are followed by woody, podded fruits.
Seed Availability. Seeds are now available at our seed store. Description. Medium to large size tropical tree, to 40ft. Common in parks and on streets in tropical regions.