Report Use: Adverse Effects: Social Issues: In the first days of Coca Kola in the U.S. of America, cola nuts were significant ingredients in the soft drink. Currently, cola nuts have been replaced by artificial tasting substances. Industrial Uses: The kola nuts belong to the household of trees known as Malvaceae made up of about 125 species. They grow abundantly in the Tropical Rainforests in Africa. The trees can grow as high as 65 feet . They are evergreen. Malvaceae grow in the humid areas of earth. Some species are cultivated in Brazil, Indonesia, and Jamaica. Kola nuts are used to relieve hangover,diarrhea, and nausea. The bark of this tree and the seeds are dried, powdered separately, and springled on open wounds to enhance recovery.