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Sep 22, 2015 7:56 AM CST
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It grows in my relatives house. It produce greenish fruit which upon drying gives hard shell like fruits with exactly same color shown in the picture. The plant shown in picture is a very young plant. If anybody knows do tell. Thanks
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Sep 22, 2015 9:31 AM CST
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Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
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Coix lacryma-jobi
It's a grass sometimes called Job's Tears or Adlay.

Here it is in our database.

I buy Job's Tears/Adlay tea in the Korean grocery store. Here is a link for someone selling it on Amazon so you can see the package - it's a metal can.
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Sep 22, 2015 10:31 AM CST
Name: Lin Vosbury
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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Sep 22, 2015 11:07 AM CST
Name: greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
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I forgot to say welcome to ATP.
Welcome! Alifarooqify
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