Biodiversidad

AMAZON NUTS

Amazon nuts (Bertholletia excelsa), also known as Brazil nuts, are anative species from the high jungle area of the Amazon rainforest, and it is found principally in Peru, Bolivia and Brazil....

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AGUAJE

Also known as Buriti, Aguajes are palm trees that can reach 35 meters high, the fruit is elliptic drupe shaped, with 4-5cm of diameter. It is reddish and has a scaly texture and grows in wet...

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CAMU CAMU

Camu camu fruit grows in tall shrubs that grow in different parts of the Amazon rainforest, principally in Peru, Brasil, Venezuela and Colombia, where the leaves of these shrubs are used for...

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CACAO

Cacao fruits grow in Cacao trees that can reach 8 meters of height and belongs to Malvaceae family. They are yellowish-reddish colored and grow in tropical regions of South and Central America...

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COCONUT

Coconuts are large fruits with hard shells and can weigh up to 1.5 kg. They grow in large palm trees in tropical ecosystems along the Ecuator. They are only species belonging to the genus Cocos...

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COFFEE

Coffee grows in medium size evergreen shrubs that grow in tropical rainforest ecosystems along the Ecuator, in Central and South America, Africa and Asia, principally. These shrubs that belong...

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CHILI

Chilies grow in medium sized plants easily in almost every part of the world. Basically it needs a warm, temperate climate. In Peru, chili grows naturally up to 1500 masl. They come in different...

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COPOAZU

Copoazu is a fruit that belongs to same family as cacao, Malvaceae. It is also known as “white cacao” and its trees (which can reach 20 meters of height) grow throughout the Amazon rainforests...

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GOLDEN BERRY

Golden berries or Aguaymantos are small, juicy, rounded and yellowish berries that grow in wide shrubs that can reach 1.20 meters high. They are native from South America and have a very...

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SACHA INCHI

Sacha inchi or Inka nut is a plant native of South America and grows on tropical areas with acidic soil and close to water bodies It has been cultivated in the Amazon rainforest of Peru by....

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ASAI

Asai or huasai palm trees grow in tropical ecosystems along South America (principally, in Bolivia, Brazil and Peru). They can grow up to 25 meters in height and produce dark, small round shaped...

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ALMONDS

almonds, nuts, seeds, vitamin e

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