Persea americana Not only because its creamy flesh tastes good, Avocado is one of the popular fruits. It contains unsaturated oils and other important nutrients. Botanical name: Persea americana Popular name(s): Avocado, Avocado Pear Family: Lauraceae Origin: The wild type is native to Mexico and some South American countries. Avocados are grown in tropical and […]

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Laurus nobilis

Laurus nobilis Common name(s): Laurel, Bay Laurel, Sweet Bay and others Family: Lauraceae Origin: Asia, Europe, Northern Africa USDA zone: 8 (19 F/-7 °C)

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