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Tropical Rainforest Facts

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Caribbean Islands have been known to provide a perfect environment for rain forests. This is on account of an average temperature of 80-85 Fahrenheit, mountainous topography, average rains of 3 inches every month. Because of these features, the rainforest in the Caribbean is also home to diverse species of plants, animals, fungi, and microbes. You will love the forests for its diverse vegetation. You can easily spot orchids and bromeliads; huge fern trees, elephant ear plants. But one tree that covers huge areas of this rainforest is balata tree or Manilkara bidentata. It is a large and tropical rain forest tree that has several uses. Here goes the detailed description. Edible use of Balata tree This tree produces an edible fruit in form globose berries. It contains sweet and gummy…

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