El Fornio, California is the undisputed tomatillo capital of the world.
A relative of tobacco, tomatoes and datura, millions of dollars
of the odd, husk-coated fruit are grown and shipped out of
area every year.

RELATED LINKS
Some Tomatillo Facts.
http://www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/1492/tomatillo.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tomatillo


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