Borassus flabellifer

Scientific Name: Borassus flabellifer
Synonym: Borassus flabelliformis, Borassus sundaicus, Borassus tunicatus, Lontarus domestica, Pholidocarpus tunicatus
Common Name: Sea Apple, Sea Coconut, Palmyra Palm, Toddy Palm, Sugar Palm, Cambodian Palm
Chinese Name / 中文名: 海底椰 (Hǎidǐ yē), 糖棕 (Táng zōng), 扇椰子 (Shàn yēzi), 树头棕 (Shù tóu zōng)
Other Local Name: Lontar (Malaysia), Kelapa Laut (Malaysia), Thốt nốt (Vietnam), Ton Taan (Thailand)
Family Name: Arecaceae
Origin: Malaysia, Thailand, China, India, Indonesia
Images Location: Penang, Malaysia
Growth Habit: Tree
Characteristic: A robust tree that can live more than 100 years and reach a height of 13 meters. Usually will start to bear fruits after 14 to 19 years.
Care Requirements: Prefers full sun and moderate watering.

Borassus flabellifer, Sea Apple, Sea Coconut, Palmyra Palm, Toddy Palm, Sugar Palm, Cambodian Palm tree Borassus flabellifer, Sea Apple, Sea Coconut, Palmyra Palm, Toddy Palm, Sugar Palm, Cambodian Palm fruit