Dende palm tree. Dende oil is extracted from the nuts of this African palm (elaesis guineensis) which is grown primarily in northeastern Brazil.Árvore de dendê. O óleo de dendê é extraído da castanha desta palmeira africana (elaesis guineensis), que cresce principalmente no Nordeste do Brasil.
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Brazil: Salvador, Bahia