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Species Data

Achiote (Bixa orellana)
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Scientific Name
Bixa orellana

Trade Name
Achiote

Family Name
Bixaceae

Common Names
Achiote
Aciotillo
Anatto
Bija
Bixa
Chancanguarica
Onote
Onoto
Pamacua
Roucou
Uruco

Regions of Distribution
Central America
Latin America
North America
Oceania and S.E. Asia

Countries of Distribution
Argentina
Brazil
Cuba
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Jamaica
Mexico
Puerto Rico [US]
Trinidad and Tobago
United States



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