Bertholletia excelsa (Brazilnut) is a species of tree in the family Lecythidaceae. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is listed as vulnerable by IUCN. Brazilnut is native to Amazônia, Roraima, Mato Grosso, Rondônia, Amazônia, Acre (Brazil), Amapá, and Pará. It has simple, broad leaves. It is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 34 m.
EOL has data for 30 attributes, including: