Phoenix sylvestris
  • Description
    Palm; evergreen; rough bark; thorns found on young growth.
  • 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
    Juice from the tender leaves is given for diarrhea. Trunk is used for construction purposes, especially posts