Coconut, Narial, Naral, Shreephal

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Coconut, Narial, Naral, Shreephal
Scientific Name : Cocos nucifera
Family : Arecaceae
Common Name : Coconut, Narial, Naral, Shreephal
Description:
A tree of which each & every part is useful. The trees have male & female flowers growing on them. However, male flowers perish before the female flowers become receptive. Thus the self pollination is avoided. Female flowers get pollinated by pollen of some other tree. Hence a fruit from a tree may not be true to its mother plant. There are tall, medium height & dwarf varieties.
Propagation : Seeds
Longevity : Perennial

 

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