Popular name: Tamboril or pacara earpod tree
Scientific name: Enterolobium contortisiliquum
Also known as pacara earpod tree, the tamboril is an iconic tree at Inhotim. It is located in the central area of the park and has no less than 80 to 100 years. Already a mature tree, with nearly 20 meters high and a broad, bushy crown, it offers great shade during summer for those who need to take a break while visiting. Its wood is used to manufacture boats and canoe.