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Del patio de mi Abuela.
Nombre científico: Ceiba Pentandra Gaertin.
La Ceiba simboliza vida, perpetuidad, grandeza, bondad, belleza, fuerza y unión
Familia: bombacáceas, La ceiba es un árbol gigante, de raíces muy extendidas
Fruto:algodón silvestre "kapoc", la madera del Kapoc es utilizada en los chalecos salvavidas. Su semilla es empleada para la producir aceite de comer y de jabones.
En tiempos precolombinos los nativos celebraban sus ritos bajo su follaje, considerándolo árbol sagrado.
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Of my Grandmother's patio.
Name scientific: Ceiba Pentandra Gaertin.
The Ceiba symbolizes life, perpetuity, greatness, kindness, beauty, forces and union
Family: bombacáceas, The ceiba is a giant tree, of very extended roots
Fruto:algodón wild " kapoc ", the wood of the Kapoc is used in the vests lifeboat. Their seed is an employee for producing oil of eating and of soaps.
In before Columbus times the native ones celebrated their rites under their foliage, considering it sacred tree.

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