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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coca

Coca is any of the four cultivated plants in the family Erythroxylaceae, native to western South America. The plant is grown as a cash crop in Argentina, Bolivia, ...

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Coca, may refer to any of the four cultivated cocas which belong to the family Erythroxylaceae, native to western South America. The plant is an important cash  ...

www.vice.com/en_us/article/wd77n4/why-doesnt-anyone-produce-cocaine-in-australia

Nov 4, 2015 ... Cocaine is sourced from the coca plant, so why don't traffickers just grow ... Cocaine comes from four varieties of a South American shrub called ...

medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/coca+shrub

Looking for online definition of coca shrub in the Medical Dictionary? coca shrub explanation free. What is coca shrub? Meaning of coca shrub medical term.

entheology.com/plants/erthroxylum-coca-coca-bush

Apr 8, 2009 ... Erythroxylum coca is a bush (or a tree, if left to grow wild), with elliptical leaves that are arranged spirally. The bark of younger plants is reddish, ...

news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2012/06/120612-how-plants-make-cocaine-coca-drugs-chemicals-health-science

A crucial step in the process coca plants use to build the cocaine molecule has been found, ... A closeup of the coca plant relative, Erythroxylum australe.

www.yachana.org/teaching/students/webpages/andean2k/cocaine/history.html

Coca shrubs grow wild in much of South America, growing to heights of 12 to 18 feet, although cultivated plants are usually kept at about 6 feet.There are over ...

www.hindawi.com/journals/emi/2016/4048764

Mar 24, 2016 ... “Khoka” is an Aymara word that means “the tree.” This is the origin for our modern usage of “coca” [1]. The coca shrub is indigenous to South ...

www.encyclopedia.com/plants-and-animals/plants/plants/coca

coca (kō´kə), common name for shrubs of the genus Erythroxylum, particularly E. coca, of the family Erythroxylaceae, and found abundantly in upland regions ...