Lipstick Tree : Conclusion

Lipstick Tree

Lipstick Tree. Giambrone, Gia. (2013). 

The lipstick tree has a variety of traditional and modern uses. It is best known for its vibrant red seeds. These seeds have been used as flavorings, makeup, dyes, and medicines! The variety of uses associated with this tree keep it a relevant part of many cultures, particularly in Central and South America. Its growing use as an ornamental has brought it all over the world, including to the United States. Its beauty and importance will undoubtedly ensure its protection for years to come.