Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 5 Prices in U.S. dollars (rate change in August-October 2012) per commercialization unit and kg of useful plant products of species recorded in the homegardens studied which are traded in the markets of Coyomeapan

From: Plant management and biodiversity conservation in Náhuatl homegardens of the Tehuacán Valley, Mexico

Plant family Species Common name Commercialization unit kg/unit Average price per unit $/kg
ANNONACEAE Annona cherimola Chirimoya Caja 10 3.08 0.31
ARECACEAE Chamaedorea tepejilote Tepejilote Manojo 0.5 0.38 0.76
ASTERACEAE Chrysanthemum morifolium Flor campechana Docena 0.3 0.76 2.56
CACTACEAE Opuntia ficus-indica Nopal Penca 0.6 0.38 0.64
CARYOPHYLLACEAE Dianthus caryophyllus Clavel Docena 0.3 1.15 3.8
CUCURBITACEAE Sechium edule Chayote Pieza 0.2 0.04 0.19
LAURACEAE Persea americana Aguacate Caja 10 3.46 0.35
MUSACEAE Musa × paradisiaca Plátano Kg 1 0.39 0.39
MYRTACEAE Psidium guajava Guayaba Bolsa 0.4 0.39 0.96
PASSIFLORACEAE Passiflora edulis Granadilla Caja 10 6.15 0.62
ROSACEAE Malus domestica Manzana Caja 10 3.65 0.37
ROSACEAE Prunus persica Durazno Caja 10 4.62 0.46
ROSACEAE Eriobotrya japonica Níspero Caja 10 3.85 0.39
ROSACEAE Prunus serotina Capulín Bolsa 0.5 0.39 0.77
ROSACEAE Prunus domestica Ciruela Caja 10 2.69 0.27
RUBIACEAE Coffea arabica Café tostado y molido Kg 1 6.92 6.92
RUBIACEAE Coffea arabica Café verde Kg 1 3.85 3.85
RUTACEAE Citrus reticulata Madarina Bolsa 1 0.39 0.39
RUTACEAE Citrus × sinensis Licor de naranja Lt. 1 3.08 3.08
RUTACEAE Citrus × sinensis Naranja Kg 1.25 0.39 0.31
RUTACEAE Citrus x aurantifolia Lima Bolsa 1 0.39 0.39
SOLANACEAE Capsicum pubescens Chile canario Caja 10 3.46 0.35
ZINGIBERACEAE Renealmia alpinia Belígmoli Docena 0.1 0.39 3.85