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Common Name: Stone Pine | Scientific Name: Pinus Pinea

Family Name: Pinaceae


In the ancient world, pine nuts were first and foremost seen as a building tonic. People convalescing from illness were fed the nuts in an attempt to build up the vigor of the body. They were seen as being entirely health producing.

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