Thrinax radiata

Thrinax radiata

Thrinax radiata

(Thatch palm)

FAMILY

Arecaceae

Species

Thrinax radiata

Common name

Thatch palm

Fruit colour; life form

White; palm

Campus

Townsville

Description

This palm from the Caribbean area has a slender trunk crowned by fan-shaped leaves. Fruit white, to 1 cm diameter.