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Enterolobium contortisiliquum TIMBO / RAIN TREE (4 seeds)

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4 seeds RAIN TREE or TIMBO (Enterolobium contortisiliquum) 

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Enterolobium contortisiliquum or rain tree is a large tree, reaching 30m in height and a diameter of 2m native to tropical and subtropical regions of South America,
In Europe Enterolobium is grown as bonsai and stay indoors.

The wood of Timbo is lightweight and water resistant thanks to its resin.
It is for this reason that the Indian Wichis used to build canoes by hollowing the trunk.
It is used for exterior openings of buildings, outdoor furniture, parquet and structures of work and naval.

The fruit and bark are rich in saponins Timbó, where the natives used them as Pilagá vegetable soap.
The bark of the Enterolobium contains between 13 and 22% tannins, giving it an application in the leather industry.

- Single tree rare and atypical.
- He has a original name: rain tree.
- Tree to create bonsai.

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Enterolobium contortisiliquum TIMBO / RAIN TREE (4 seeds)

Enterolobium contortisiliquum TIMBO / RAIN TREE (4 seeds)

4 seeds RAIN TREE or TIMBO (Enterolobium contortisiliquum) 

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