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Inga feuillei. a.k.a. Ice Cream Bean. Similar to the ice cream bean, and sometimes confused with it, the pacay is a large, podded fruit with edible white pulp. Cite as: Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. Inga+feuilleei&redir=Inga+feuillei>. : 30 – 36″ Inga Feuillei FL Ice Cream Bean Tropical Fruit Tree Plant Pacay: Garden & Outdoor.

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Strongylodon macrobotrys Jade Vine. In Mexico, coffee-plantation workers can double their annual salary by selling the pods from the Inga trees used to shade the coffee plants. Feuillfi sessilis Monkey Inga.

Caesalpinia gilliesii Desert Bird of Paradise. They are a source of snacks for the owners and cash for the enterprising. Within the Inga genus there are around species, most of them native and growing in the Amazon forest region although some species are also found in Mexico, Greater and Lesser Antilles and other countries in South America, being an exclusively neotropical genus.

The seeds are covered with sweet white powder. Now containing plants. Please visit our seed store to view current selections. In Mexico, the seeds are roasted and sold outside theaters fruillei moviegoers. Hardiness Will stand temperatures to the 30’s when mature. Retrieved 23 October Retrieved from ” https: Redirected from Inga feuillei.


Similar to the ice cream bean, and sometimes confused with it, the pacay is a large, podded fruit with edible white pulp surrounding large seeds. Readable yet also very detailed.

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How many fingers does the typical human have? At low temperatures, these trees are often damaged. Leucaena leucocephala Koa Haole.

Ingaa edulis Ice Cream Bean. Scarlet Runner Bean Phaseolus coccineus. For other uses, see Inga disambiguation. Senna multiglandulosa Buttercup Bush. The flowers are white with some green and the tree can produce fruits almost all year long.

Uses Generally eaten fresh. Seeds should not be allowed to dry before planting and generally begin germination while still in the fruits.

Cassia excelsa Crown of Gold Tree.

Vicia faba Fava Bean. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Inga Fabaceae. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Pithecellobium flexicaule Texas Ebony.


Many of the hundreds of species are used ornamentally. CS1 Portuguese-language sources pt Use dmy dates from December Articles needing cleanup from October All pages needing cleanup Cleanup tagged articles with a reason field from October Wikipedia pages needing cleanup from October Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link is on Wikidata All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from November Articles with permanently dead external links.

Inga feuillei – Leguminosae: Neotropical plant images from Kew

Retrieved 18 September In Ecuador, Inga edulis is known as “guaba de bejuco” and, the other popular species there, Inga spectabilisas “guaba de machete”.

An excellent botanical publication, available for download from the Internet. Azure Blue Sweet Pea Lathyrus sativus.