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(Bixa orellana)

It is a shrub that can reach 20' in height, although it is recommended to keep it pruned. It is sown for its red seeds. These are used as a dye mainly to color food. It can also be used as an expectorant, anti-inflammatory. It begins to produce from 6 months after germinating.

Achiote / Annatto

SKU: F001
  • Climate: Direct Sun
    Germination: 25-35 days
    Distance: 6´
    Harvest: 6 months

    Sizes and Prices:

    Package (50 seeds aprox) $2.00

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