Discover The dragon-tree Cape Verde

A tree that is a thousand years old, the dragon-tree, produces very red sap that is used to colour the local rum, the Grogue. The rest of the flora is quite limited. It is restricted to the baobabs and the silk-cotton trees.

  • Vegetation in Cape Verde, The dragon-tree, The fauna and flora, Cape Verde
    Vegetation in Cape Verde

    Vegetation in the archipelago consists of baobabs and kapoks, but also of draecena, a plant used for colouring rum

    © iStockphoto.com / Ronald Isarin
  • The dragon-tree , Cape Verde
    The dragon-tree
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  • The dragon-tree , Cape Verde
    The dragon-tree
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Our holiday packages to Cape Verde

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  • Holiday to Tui Blue Cabo Verde in SANTA MARIA (CAPE VERDE) for 3 nights (AI) departing from LGW on 31 Aug
    - Cape Verde
    Holiday to Tui Blue Cabo Verde in SANTA MARIA (CAPE VERDE) for 3 nights (AI) departing from LGW on 31 Aug
    TUI
    £1560
    4days / 3nights
  • Holiday to Riu Touareg in BOA VISTA (CAPE VERDE) for 7 nights (AI) departing from MAN on 24 Sep
    - Cape Verde
    Holiday to Riu Touareg in BOA VISTA (CAPE VERDE) for 7 nights (AI) departing from MAN on 24 Sep
    TUI
    £1568
    8days / 7nights
  • Holiday to Melia Llana in SANTA MARIA (CAPE VERDE) for 3 nights (AI) departing from MAN on 27 Aug
    - Cape Verde
    Holiday to Melia Llana in SANTA MARIA (CAPE VERDE) for 3 nights (AI) departing from MAN on 27 Aug
    TUI
    £1608
    4days / 3nights

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