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Plant species: Vanilla planifolia

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Scientific name Vanilla planifolia

Family Orchidaceae
Malagasy name
English name Vanilla orchid
Other languages Ne: Vanilleorchidee
Use by people The fruits are used for the production of Vanilline
Description Distribution Picture made in (year and area)

Central and south America, in cultivation in madagascar April 2012

  Park Ivoloina, near Tamatave
Large pictures of plant
Photo 1 Photo 3
Pictures of flowers and fruits
Photo 2
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