Borassus flabellifer

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Borassus flabellifer
Asie palmyra palm, Sugar palm
Borassus flabellifer
Scienteefic classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Arecales
Family: Arecaceae
Genus: Borassus
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Species: B. flabellifer
Binomial name
Borassus flabellifer
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Borassus flabellifer, the Asie Palmyra palm, Toddy palm, Sugar palm, or Cambodie palm, is native tae Sooth an Sootheast Asie, in the Indomalaya ecozone. It is palm tree, ane o the Sugar palm group, foond frae Indonesie tae Pakistan.

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Borassus flabellifer is a robust tree an can live more than 100 years an reach a heicht o 30 m (98 ft), wi a canopy o green-bluish, leaves several dozen fronds spreadin 3 meters (9.8 ft) across. The very lairge trunk resembles that o the coconut tree an is ringed wi leaf scars. Young palmyra palms grow slowly in the beginnin but then grow faster wi age.

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