Jatropha Curcas (Barbados Nut)

Jatropha Curcas Seeds (Barbados Nut seeds)


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Can be used as a rich organic fertilizer. Prefers temperatures averaging 20-28 degrees Celsius (68-85 degrees Farenheit)


Jatropha curcas is a species of flowering plant in the genus Jatropha in spurge family, Euphorbiaceae, that is native to the American tropics, most likely Mexico and Central America. Jatropha curcas is best adapted to arid and semi-arid conditions. It is commonly known for bio-diesel production but it also produces high quality paper, soap, cosmetics, toothpaste, pipe joint cement, cough medicine and as a moistening agent in tobacco.
Label No
Common name Barbados Nut
Family Euphorbiaceae
Genus Jatropha
Species Jatropha Curcas
Cultivar No
Therapeutic uses No
Germination No
Scarification / Stratification No

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