Family of Sapotacées, its vernacular names are the shaft of iron, ' The Olivier of Morocco ', Argane ( in Berber ) and the argan tree.
Family of Sapotacées, its vernacular names are the shaft of iron, ' The Olivier of Morocco ', Argane ( in Berber ) and the Argan tree.The argan tree, Argania spinosa L., is a tree specifically Moroccan. Its geographical area covers 800 000 hectares in the greater region of Essaouira-Agadir.The argan tree, thorny, always green, reaching a height of 6 to 10 meters is perfectly adapted to the aridity.The leaves are small, lanceolate, persistent and tough. Flowering occurs in the spring or in the fall depending on climatic conditions. The hermaphrodite flowers have a color greenish-yellow. The fruit is a drupe ovoid green. The maturation takes place from May to September.Thanks to its powerful system roots, he maintains the soils in maintaining their fertility, protecting erosions of water and wind turbine that threaten to desertification a good part of Morocco.All parties are used, the wood for the heating, the leaves and nuts for the goats.The argan tree day a very important role for the fight against desertification.Thi tour is based on visiting to most famous Argan house cooperative and learn about the famous Argan oil , and there you can shop and benefit from the cheap prices , there you don't need to negotiate the prices , it's a the Argan source where they sell it really cheap .Come and Learn and shop without being confused or forced or overcharged by touts .Don't miss this opportunity .