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Scientific Name: Ravenala madagascariensis

Common Name: Traveler’s Palm

Full Grown: 40 feet


Description: Not an actual palm tree, but has a palm-like trunk. Banana-like leaves arranged in a fan shaped pattern.

Origin: Madagascar

Climate: Tropical climate

History: Common name refers to the potable water found in parts of the tree that can be drunk by thirsty travelers.

Travelers Palm
Travelers Palm
Travelers Palm
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