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The biggest seed in the world Coco de Mer

The largest seed in the world, Coco de Mer, is located in Seychelles.

It weighs 25 kg and is 1.5 meters long.

Its strange shape has led to myths and lore, and legend has it that it has medicinal properties.

It is endemic to Seychelles and can be eaten. The fruit is jelly-like and smells like coconut...!

There are also a number of key chains and other goods available.

When you visit the Seychelles, please look for Coco de Mer goods in souvenir shops!

Photo by Tina Kondo


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