Our AMBROSIA Hearts of Palm are the tender hearts of palm trees, low in calories and high in flavor and nutrients. This exotic tropical vegetable comes from non-endangered palm trees in the Amazon jungle of Brazil, which is considered the best source in the world for hearts of palm. Use in salads, hors d.oeuvres, souffls, omelets, casseroles and with seafood. We also import .Palmito. from Ecuador that is a managed crop, called cultivated.