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    Tamarind Tree

    Tamarind Tree

    Scientific & Common Names: Tamarindus indica, more commonly known as the tamarind tree Native to:  Tropical Africa Description: The tamarind is a long-lived, medium-growth, bushy tree, which attains a maximum crown height of 40 to 60 feet. » read more » 

    Kapok (Silk Cotton) Tree

    Kapok (Silk Cotton) Tree

    Scientific & Common Names: Ceiba pentandra, commonly known as the kapok, silk cotton, jumbie tree, and ceiba tree Native to:  Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, northern South America, and tropical west Africa Description: The kapok is a rapidly growing » read more » 

    Obtaining a Virgin Islands Driver’s License

    Obtaining a Virgin Islands Driver’s License

    If you are planning to relocate to St. Croix, one of the first things you may want to consider is obtaining a Virgin Islands (VI) driver’s license. Here on the island the » read more » 

    Discover Scuba Diving!

    Discover Scuba Diving!

    Have you ever wanted to try scuba diving so you could see the underwater world up close? It is a whole different world below the surface, and it is truly amazing! If » read more » 

    Revitalize at Renuatum Spa + Yoga Studio

    Revitalize at Renuatum Spa + Yoga Studio

    Lots of new things are happening at Renuatum Spa + Yoga Studio!  Their tranquil courtyard location on Queen Cross Street is home to the Renuatum Spa + Yoga Studio, and Island Fresh » read more » 

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