Nutmeg (Myristica fragrans) evergreen tropical tree that can grow up to 60’, but are usually medium size. Warm humid climate - grows well in zone 11. Need to be planted where they’ll get about 50% shade during the first few years of growth... by 7 years will be tall enough that they’ll get full sun. Begins to flower & produce fruits that resemble apricots after six to eight years. When fruits mature, husk cracks open to expose inner seed.