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Plant Database

We aim to capture the Maya plants’ unique properties in our database recording over 400 plants from our in-field studies.

Naba-cuc
Allspice

A spice that can make tea and treat digestive upsets and toothaches

Ixcanan
Polly Redhead

An ornamental flower that treats fevers, rashes, and more

Tza
Chaya

A nutritious vegetable that lessens the effects of diabetes

Glossary

El Pilar

An ancient Maya city center and archeological site on the present-day border of Cayo District, Belize and Peten, Guatemala

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