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Palm TREE OF THE TRAVELER

Palm TREE OF THE TRAVELER
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Palm TREE OF THE TRAVELER
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Palm Seeds TREE OF THE TRAVELER Ravenala Madagascariensis: 10 seeds

It was named because the traveler could find water at the base of the leaf.
Its characteristic leaves are arranged in fanning.

Originally from Madagascar and the island of Reunion, he was naturalized in Guadeloupe and Martinique.

It is called tree because of its imposing size: it can reach thirty meters

On the east coast of Madagascar, its different parts are used as materials for the construction of traditional, fresh and functional vegetable huts. The split petioles, called falafa, are used to make wall panels. The dried leaves, called raty, are used for the realization of the covers and finally of the trunk, one draws planks soft, called rapaka, with which one makes the floor.

A machete on the base of the trunk flows a particularly liquid sap whose taste is close to water. It is possible to recover a liter by machete after the rainy season, when the tree is waterlogged.

Lot of 10 seeds
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