Arenga engleri

Arenga engleri

  • Arenga engleri
  • Arenga engleri
  • Arenga engleri
  • Arenga engleri
  • Flower name
    Arenga engleri
  • Scientific name
    Arenga engleri
  • Aliasバニン・マニン, マーニ, 山棕, Formosa palm, Taiwan arenga palm, dwarf sugar palm
  • Place of originAmami, Taiwan
  • Place of floweringSubtropical region, Okinawa, Specific area
  • Flowering seasonMay, June

What is Arenga engleri

Taiwan arenga palm, scientific name:Arenga engleri , is an evergreen shrub of the department Arecaceae of Arenga genus native to Taiwan. Cover the stem Brown fibrous leaf shoots. Strong rope and nets, broom is made from the fiber. Is Monoecious, male and female have different flowers. Late spring-brush to give the small flower panicles in early summer of more than one. 3 flower oval in Orange capsule-shaped flower buds and flowers are fragrant and, during the numerous white stamens. Flowers attract many insects. Female odorless Brown spherical, diameter 1 cm is. The fruit is astringent and is not edible.

Common names: Taiwan arenga palm , scientific name:Arenga engleri, aka:Formosa palm, Taiwan arenga palm, dwarf sugar palm, origin: Taiwan and the Ryukyu Islands, From the lowland of limestone Habitat: forest, environment mountain, height: 3-5 m, serrated foliage color: dark green, leaf is the leaf; 300 cm, petioles: 1 m, leaves, pinnately compound leaves, leaf numbers: 20-40 against the Monoecious, flowering period: May-June, paniculate inflorescences form, fruit: drupe, fruit color: yellow orange-red, Fruit shape: oval shaped, fruit diameter: 1-2 cm, use: rope, net, brooms, toys, folk, ritual


  • Eye
    Arecales
  • Family
    Arecaceae
  • Genus
    Arenga
  • Species
    A. engleri
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Cone / Compound inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    3-petaled flower
  • Leaf type
    Pinnate compound leaf
  • Edge of the leaf
    Serrated
  • Life typeEvergreen shrub
  • Flower colorsOrange
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height300.0 ~ 500.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower1.0 ~ 1.2 cm

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