bilumbu'

Description

Common Names:
Zapotec
bilumbu'
Spanish
cachimbo
Audio:
Description:
Abundant tree that reaches a height of 8 meters. It produces green flowers during the rainy season, while the fruit appears during the dry season. The fruit is edible and the shell can be used to make spinning tops. The leaves of the tree are perennial and remain very green and lush throughout the year.
Habitat:
Selva baja caducifolia. Pastoreo de ganado.
Associated Flora:
yana', guie' yaase, guiichi belle, xhaga la, gula bere', tau cuuni, guiichi yaa, yaga bii, biquiiche, luba' golondrina, luba' be'te', bilumbu', guiichi gueda, be'za yaga, yaga biibi, prisilana', la xhadxi, sabi duni