Myristica fragrans - Nutmeg

$6.00

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1 seed per pack. Seeds are from the tropical nutmeg, the spice of commerce. Nutmeg fruits are about the size of an apricot, with a large seed and red pulp-like aril. The seed is the common nutmeg spice and the red aril is mace, also a popular spice. A tropical tree, up to 50-60 feet. Needs humid tropical conditions for growth and survival. Only fresh, undried seeds are viable and can be difficult to find. Seeds are fresh, cannot be stored and should be planted on receipt. #3531