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Bixa orellana - Achiote Tree


Bixa orellana - Achiote Tree (Bixa orellana)

Achiote tree is a small tree or shrub that has dark-red or yellow pods filled with seeds that are used for dye in food. It is native to the West Indies. It is not too common in Southern California due to its very tropical requirements.



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I like the shape of that one, nice and bushy.

4 Oct, 2008



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