Betel Nut: Areca catechu
Pejibaye, Peach Palm: Bactris gasipaes, Guilielma gasipaes
Palmyra Palms: Borassus spp.
Yatay, Jelly Palm: Butia capitata
Coconut:Cocos nucifera
Oil Palm: Elaeis guineensis
Cabbage Palm: Euterpe edulis
Assai: Euterpe oleracea
Assai: Euterpe precatoria
Doum Palm: Hyphaene spp.
Coco De Mer: Lodoicea maldivica
Dates: Phoenix dactylifera
Salak: Salacca zalacca, S. edulis

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Various genera and species
FAMILY: Arecaceae



Primary Reference.Coconuts, March 1981
Primary Reference.Coconut (Niu), July 1985
Primary Reference.The Gai Coconut, May 1990
Primary Reference.Lethal Yellowing Breakthrough, May 1992
Primary Reference.Sugar From The Coconut Tree, March 1994
Primary Reference.Germinating The Malay Dwarf, November 1992


Primary Reference.First Fruiting - Pejibaye, July 1987
Primary Reference.The Pejibaye, Peach Palm, November 1983
Primary Reference.Pejibaye, The Neglected Palm, November 1987


Primary Reference.The Salak Palm, March 1980
Primary Reference.The Salak Palm In Australia, July 1984
Primary Reference.Salak Palm, July 1990
Primary Reference.Salak's Worthy Test No "Joy", July 1991
Primary Reference.Salak Suwaru, May 1994

Other Palms

Primary Reference.Coco-de-Mer, November 1986
Primary Reference.The Assai, May 1990
Primary Reference.Useful Palms Of The Borassoideae Family, January 1991
Primary Reference.Date Crop A Hope In The Outback, March 1993
Primary Reference.The Oilpalm, July 1994
Primary Reference.Palmaceae, March 1987
Primary Reference.Edible Palms, July 1996

Palm References

 South American Journey, September 1980
 Malaysia Revisited, January 1981
 Tropical Fruit Landscaping, May 1982
 Observations In Papua New Guinea, May 1982
 How The Cold Weather Affected Our Trees, November 1982
 Exotic Fruits For Specified Areas, September 1983
 List Of Plants Imported Through Kamerunga Between 1970 And 1987, May 1987
 Horticultural Visit To Hawaii, September 1987
 Report On Dr. Coronel's Visit At The Cardwell/Johnstone Branch, November 1987
 Papua New Guinea Wild And Cultivated Fruits And Nuts, November 1987
 Pollination Requirements Of Some Tropical Crops, January 1988
 Tolerable Minimum Temperatures, March 1988
 Edible Leaves In Papua New Guinea, Part II, May 1988
 An Amazon Adventure - 10 Years On, July 1988
 Tropical Fruit Food Composition Table, July 1988
 Fruits Of 1887, January 1989
 Rare Fruit Names, July 1989
 A Comprehensive Guide To Tropical And Subtropical Fruits, January 1990
 Native Fruit Trees Of Southern Brazil, September 1991
 Tropical And Sub Tropical Fruit And Nut Cultivar Recommendations For North Queensland, November 1991
 Tropical Fruits Of Tiskita, Costa Rica, May 1992
 Flecker Botanic Gardens - Cairns, January 1993
 Subtropical/Tropical Fruits - Tentative Variety Recommendations For FNQ, September 1993
 A Trip Around The Brisbane Botanical Gardens, May 1994
 Nutritional Facts About Tropical Fruits And Vegetables, November 1994
 Rare Philippine Plants For Home Gardens, November 1997
 Rare Fruits Planted In Cooktown, 1886, May 1998
 Horticultural Bits And Pieces, August 1999
 Culinary And Medicinal Plants In The Townsville Area And Their Wider Distribution, May 2000
 The Botanical Ark, December 2001
 Cyclone Rona And The Aftermath, March 2002
 Fruit Trees Species List, August 2002

DATE: 2011 February 25

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