Country of Origin: S. Mexico to C. America, Caribbean
Uses: The green berries are picked and then dried. The whole dried fruit is ground to produce the spice or condiment Allspice. Eugenol oil is used as an anesthetic for tooth aches and as a digestive aid3
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USDA Zone: 10a-11
Accession # 201600034
February 2016 - Received as Pimenta officinalis. Name corrected per PlantList.