Licuala grandis

Licuala grandis

  • Licuala grandis
  • Licuala grandis
  • Licuala grandis
  • Licuala grandis
  • Flower name
    Licuala grandis
  • Scientific name
    Licuala grandis
  • Aliasマルハウチワヤシ, Fan palm, Vanuatu fan palm, Palas payung
  • Place of originSanta Cruz Island - Vanuatu
  • Place of floweringBotanical Gardens, Overseas, Subtropical region, Ornamental plants, Specific area
  • Flowering seasonJuly, August

What is Licuala grandis

Licuala grandis, Fan palm, Vanuatu fan palm, Palas payung, Palas palm,or uchiwa yasi (Scientific name: Licuala grandis) is an evergreen shrub in the genusfamily Arecaceae. The leaves are fan-shaped. It is a dioecious plant with many small 6-petaled pale yellow flowers on a conical inflorescence. The flower is followed by a spherical red nucleate.

General name:Licuala grandis, Scientific name: Licuala grandis, aka: Fan palm, Vanuatu fan palm, Palas payung, Palas palm, Palmyra palm, Origin:From Santa Cruz Island - Vanuatu, Height of the tree: 1 to 4 m, Leaf shape: fan-shaped, mesophyll: cortical and glabrous, petiole length: 2 m, margin: toothed, dioecious, flower color: pale yellow, Inflorescence diameter: conical, Number of petals (flower petals): 6; stamens: 6; flowering season: summer; fruit shape: spherical; fruit type: Drupe; fruit color: red.


  • Eye
    Arecales
  • Family
    Arecaceae
  • Genus
    Licuala
  • Species
    L. grandis
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Cone / Compound inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    6-petaled flower
  • Leaf type
    Fan-shaped
  • Edge of the leaf
    Toothed
  • Life typeevergreen shrub, palm
  • Flower colorscream
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height100.0 ~ 400.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower0.5 ~ 0.8 cm

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