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Cocos nucifera : fact sheet


Species name:
Cocos nucifera
Common names:
Coconut Palm ,Kokospalm ,True coconut
Description:
Coconut Palm Tree Very Tall

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Larger than 1100cm
Width:
Larger than 500cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Tree Tall to Very Tall - above 1100cm ,Palm
Usage:
Fruit/Nuts ,Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Thatching
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Yellowish/Orange/Goldish Tones ,Edible
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive ,Flowers Particularly Fragrant
Flower season:
Blooms irregularly
Features:
Fast Growing
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves Palm-like - Ornamental ,Foliage Particularly Attractive

Plant suppliers

Tulbagh Kwekery

Tulbagh
tel: 0232300694
email: plants@tulbaghnursery.co.za
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