Giant ipil seed beads come from an Ipil-ipil tree that has many uses. In the Philippines it is used mainly for agriculture and animal feed. As erosion is common in Philippine mountains, the Ipil-ipil tree are used as hedgerows to prevent soil erosion during the rainy season. The ipil seeds os roundihs dome about 20-30mm. It has a somewhat smooth feature that works wonderfully on organic jewelry designs. Our seeds come from organic source- plants and trees that are sustainable and grown naturally and organically. Using natural materials can create a unique, feel-good organic jewelry while adding a touch of nature-inspired beauty to your jewelry.