The fruits are edible, nowadays they are used in avenue plantation in layouts and colleges. plants are available in 18-inch plastic pots

Botanical Name - Borassus flabellifer

Common Name - Toddy palm

Additional Info

Borassus flabellifer is a robust tree and can live more than 100 years and reach a height of 30 m (98 ft), with a canopy of green-bluish, leaves several dozen fronds spreading 3 meters (9.8 ft) across. The very large trunk resembles that of the coconut tree and is ringed with leaf scars. Young palmyra palms grow slowly in the beginning but then grow faster with age.