Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Veitchia merillii ( Christmas Palm )


height : 4,5 m (15 ft)


height : 4,5 m (15 ft)


Comon names :
Manila Palm, Christmas Palm, Dwarf Royal Palm.
Family : Arecaceae.
Syn : Adonidia merrillii

This palm is native to Phillipine or southeast Asia. It's called the Christmas Palm because its fruits become bright scarlet and tend to be that color in winter.