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BLOSSOMING TREASURES OF BIODIVERSITY

BLOSSOMING TREASURES OF BIODIVERSITY S P E C I E S B Y S P E C I E S T R O P I C A L C O N S E R V A N C Y 20. Miracle Tree —will wonders never cease! E. Small and P.M. Catling E. Small The Miracle Tree is truly miraculous. It can be grown the fruits split open into three valves. Inside is a single and P.M. Catling in hot, drought-ridden, tropical climates where most row of 12–35 round or triangular brown seeds each with Biodiversity crops fail and where conventional agriculture is three white papery wings, embedded in dry, white tissue. National Program on Environmental Health, prohibitively expensive. It provides abundant nutritious Agriculture and food, especially in parts of Africa where it is much In India, varieties have been selected with different Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa, Ontario needed to prevent starvation and diseases caused by tastes, reflecting local preferences. There are cultivated Canada K1A 0C6 nutritional deficiency. Indeed, 1 ha (2.5 acres) can varieties with curly pods, and varieties with red-tipped supply the vitamin A requirements for 15,000 children pods. Generally, plants produced from seeds are not as Email: smalle@agr.gc.ca for a year, thus http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Biodiversity Taylor & Francis

BLOSSOMING TREASURES OF BIODIVERSITY

Biodiversity , Volume 7 (2): 6 – May 1, 2006
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2160-0651
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S P E C I E S B Y S P E C I E S T R O P I C A L C O N S E R V A N C Y 20. Miracle Tree —will wonders never cease! E. Small and P.M. Catling E. Small The Miracle Tree is truly miraculous. It can be grown the fruits split open into three valves. Inside is a single and P.M. Catling in hot, drought-ridden, tropical climates where most row of 12–35 round or triangular brown seeds each with Biodiversity crops fail and where conventional agriculture is three white papery wings, embedded in dry, white tissue. National Program on Environmental Health, prohibitively expensive. It provides abundant nutritious Agriculture and food, especially in parts of Africa where it is much In India, varieties have been selected with different Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa, Ontario needed to prevent starvation and diseases caused by tastes, reflecting local preferences. There are cultivated Canada K1A 0C6 nutritional deficiency. Indeed, 1 ha (2.5 acres) can varieties with curly pods, and varieties with red-tipped supply the vitamin A requirements for 15,000 children pods. Generally, plants produced from seeds are not as Email: smalle@agr.gc.ca for a year, thus

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