Paranoten / Bertholletia

How to Germinate Brazil Nuts

  • Brazil nut trees are native to the tropical rain forest, and that's where they grow best. They take many months to... More

  • How Are Brazil Nuts Grown?

    Brazil nuts come from the Brazil nut tree, and are grown in a complicated process that involves a particular type of... More

  • Brazil Nuts Nutrition

    Brazil nuts are the seeds of a large tree called Bertholletia excelsa, which is grown in Brazil as well as other... More

  • Facts About Brazil Nuts

    Brazil nuts grow wild in Brazil, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Colombia and along the Amazon River. Brazil nuts contain... More

  • How to Grow Brazil Nuts

    Brazil nut trees are one of the more difficult types of nut-bearing trees to reproduce. They need full sun while... More

  • How to Serve Brazil Nuts

    Brazil nuts are grown in the Brazilian rain forest. The nut comes from the Castanheiro do Para tree, which can grow... More

  • How to Shell Brazil Nuts

    A healthy and delicious snack, Brazil nuts are rich in protein, calcium and fiber. Unfortunately, they can be a... More

  • How to Crack Brazil Nuts

    Brazil nuts grow in hard pods (called castaña pods) of about 10 to 25 individual nuts, each of which is then... More

  • Where Do Brazil Nuts Come From?

    Brazil nuts have many uses besides sitting at the bottom of a can of mixed nuts. They are busy rescuing your dry,... More

  • Nutrition Information for Brazil Nuts

    Brazil nuts, which are indigenous to the Amazon rain forest, offer many health benefits. Brazil nuts contain a... More

  • How to Germinate Brazil Nuts More Quickly

    Brazil nuts are notorious for their long germination periods, usually a year or more. With a little special care,... More

  • Nutritional Value of Brazil Nuts

    The Brazil nut is encased in a hard shell and is often found in mixed nut jars and cans. The Brazil nut has a lot to... More

  • Brazil Nut Tree Facts

    The scientific name of the Brazil nut tree is Bertholletia excelsa. It is a native of South American countries (such... More