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Pine Forest of the Bahamas

  Bahamian Pine Forest The Bahamian Pine is what we know it as but it is known as the Caribbean Pine, Yellow pine or its scientific name (Pinus caribaea var. bahamensis) Pine forest can only be found in the northern islands of the Bahamas, namely the four islands of  Grand …

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Lignum Vitae – National Tree of the Bahamas.

Guaiacum sanctum – The Lignum Vitae Not only is it the National Tree of the Bahamas but its name alone is Latin for Tree of Life. This tree got its name because it has so many life restoring properties, the resin or ‘sap’ as Bahamians call it, has been used …