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Pau D' Arco Taheebo Lapacho
What Is Pau D'Arco Bark?
Botanical Name: Tabebuia avellanedae
Common Names: Ipe, lapacho, purple lapacho, trumpet bush and taheebo
Pau D'Arco Bark (Tabebuia avellanedae)
Pau D'arco Bark comes from a large shrub which can also grow to tree size in warm countries such as Venezuela, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, as well as Cuba, Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Pau d'arco (Tabebuia impetiginosa) is a tree that is native to the Amazon. Its bark and wood have been used for many conditions, but with little evidence.