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Offline AndrewS

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Re: Fig bow
« Reply #15 on: April 07, 2007, 08:08:03 am »
Hi Earl,
a fine bow. A lot of character. I like it.

Offline Pat B

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Re: Fig bow
« Reply #16 on: April 07, 2007, 11:25:27 am »
I believe the fig that most of us are thinking about is the common fig(Ficus carica) used for making fig cakes, newtons and figgy puddin'.  These trees are only hardy to hardiness zones 8 to 10 and are indiginous to Western Asia and Eastern Mediterranean reagions. Not bow wood but good eating fruit.    Pat
Make the most of all that comes and the least of all that goes!    Pat Brennan  Brevard, NC