Capitaneja, mexican herbs, crownbeard, herbs
Capitaneja, mexican herbs, crownbeard, herbs
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Capitaneja - 8 oz.

$ 9.99

Botanical Name: Verbesina alata

Common Names: Árnica capitaneja, capitaneja anaranjada, palo espino, crownbeard

What is capitaneja?

Capitaneja is a bush that is native to Mexico and grows to be between 3-12 feet. Its leaves are lance-shaped and its flowers grow in spherical shapes, both red and orange. Native to Mexico, these trees can be found in a range of different forest types, from semi-tropical to pine.

What parts of capitaneja are used?

The flowers, nectar and seeds are readily used or eaten by insects, butterflies and birds. 

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