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Bixa - Annatto -Seeds

Bixa - Annatto -Seeds Image

This small tree, sometimes called the Lipstick Tree, (up to 8 m) is the perfect size for a suburban or city garden.

It has a pleasant shape that does not require major work.
Beautiful bunches of wild rose type flowers, interesting seed capsules, and seeds that you can eat with food or use as a food colouring.

The ripe seed has the ability to deepen skin tone when consumed and is the main ingredient in commercial tanning capsules.

20 fresh seeds $3.50



Degree of difficulty in germination.....5/10
(1 is easy - 10 very difficult) Seasonal

Your Price:AU$3.50
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