it is believed like most things came from earth until they could find a place warm enough to grow it.
"This is warmed chocolate," I said, pleased. It was very rich and creamy. "yes Mistress," said the girl. "It is very good," I said. "Thank you, Mistress," she said. "is it from Earth?" I asked. "Not directly," shae said. "Many things here, of course, ultimately have an Earth origin. It is not improbable that the beans from which the first cacao trees on this world were grown were brought from Earth." "Do the trees grow near here?" I asked. "No, Mistress," she said. "We obtain the beans, from which the chocolate is made, from Cosian merchants, who, in turn obtain them in the tropics."