Borassus flabellifer
  • Description
    Palm; evergreen; rough stem; thornless.
  • Habit
    Usually found by the side of roads, on tank bunds, or on agricultural boundaries, occasionally found in the forest areas.
  • Landscape Information
    Beautiful tree but slow growing
  • Uses
    Leaves are used for thatching. Fruits, roots and juice (toddy) are edible. Wood is used for house scaffolding