19-05-2009 – Palm Trees / Pokok Palma

Sal Palm ( Johannesteijsmannia altifrons) This medium sized stemless palm is a hermaphrodite plant of up to 5 or 7 metres in height. The leaves are large, entire diamond shaped, 3 metre long and 1 metre wide. The petiole is almost the same length as the leaf and has sharp thorns. Its inflorescence is axillary,…