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Brazilian pep·per·tree

(pĕp′ər-trē′) or Brazilian pepper
n.
A small evergreen tree (Schinus terebinthifolius) native to South America and widely naturalized in subtropical regions, having dark-green compound leaves and clusters of decorative red berrylike fruits.
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Once completely overgrown with Brazilian Pepper, cattails and other invasives, Osprey Point is now focused on a continuing and methodical process of removal.
Besides the domestic market, part of the Brazilian pepper is exported in different forms, such as paprika, paste, canned and dried plants (EMBRAPA, 2010; REIFS CHNEIDER, 2000).
Different areas of the Keys have different species of concern but Brazilian pepper, Australian pine, Asiatic colubrina, lead tree, seaside mahoe, non-native scaevola and bowstring hemp are the most abundant.
The Intensive Slimming Serum from the range plays the major part, its clinically proven actives merging plantbased firming and refining extracts such as ginger, kombuchka, Brazilian pepper and caffeine to encourage microcirculation.
Compounding these detriments, the clearing of native coastal habitat has opened the door to fast-growing non-native plants like Brazilian pepper and Australian pines, which can replace a once complex native plant community of 20 to 100 species with one or two dominant species.
Exotic, invasive plants (like the Brazilian pepper trees) have been burned and can no longer block the light from developing seedlings.
On the day that I accompany him, after inspecting the cactus, Phelps zips up to a Brazilian pepper tree--enemy No.
The product is made with a natural extract from the bark of the Brazilian pepper tree, and it has been shown to lower the acidity of the stomach.
In this case, we believe the change had to do with water withdrawals for agriculture and other purposes, which towered the water table just enough to create ideal habitat for Brazilian pepper.
Penders is fighting one of the most corrosive salt-laden environments in the country, along with the invasive and perpetually spreading Brazilian pepper tree, to save what remains of the birth of the American space program.

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