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Coconut Cocos nucifera
Location: TropicsCoconut is the fruit of the coconut palm which grows in tropical regions. The tree's tall, slender trunk is topped by crown of leaves. The fruit is protected by a large, fibrous shell, and its firm, white flesh and milk are edible. Copra oil is extracted from the fruit and often used in cosmetology to tone and protect skin.