Yesterday I happened to walk by a beautiful achiote plant near a hotel.
The plant has multiple uses, the most well-known of which is its ability to be used as a dye or face/body paint.
You can see it used as a paint in this video from the weird part of YouTube:
I don’t know about you, but I think my awareness of something has certainly been raised.
The uses of this plant are many, according to the World Agroforestry Centre: