|Synonymy: Unknown||Distribution: Sarawak|
|Common names: Parasol palm||Conservation status: Unknown|
Leaf from adult palm
Stunning, once-seen-never-forgotten rain forest palm from Borneo. It has huge, flat, nearly circular leaves, sadly much used as temporary umbrellas by the local tribesmen.
Top photo courtesy and copyright © 2001, Martin Gibbons, The
bottom photo copyright © 1998, Jody Haynes.
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