Oncosperma tigillarium

Scientific Name: Oncosperma tigillarium
Synonym: Areca nibung, Areca spinosa, Areca tigillaria, Euterpe filamentosa, Keppleria tigillaria, Oncosperma cambodianum, Oncosperma filamentosum
Common Name: Nibong Palm
Chinese Name / 中文名: 尼邦 (Ní bāng)
Other Local Name: Nibong (Malaysia), Nibung (Indonesia)
Family Name: Arecaceae
Origin: Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand
Images Location: Penang, Malaysia
Growth Habit: Tree
Characteristic: A palm that grows to about 30 meters tall. It has thorns along its trunks.
Care Requirements: Prefers full sun and can tolerate lots of watering.

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