is the balsa tree part of the oak tree family?



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    No, the balsa tree, Ochroma Pyramidale, is part of the mallow family.  The malva family is a group of flowering plants that include well known plants like okra and the cacao plant which makes coffee.  Overall there are about 2,300 species in the family, but the oak tree is not part of it.

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