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Areca Palm

Areca catechu

Description:

Our landlady has many Areca palms here in the garden, she harvests the fruit and sells it once it has been processed

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3 Comments

Seema
Seema 8 years ago

nice...diff stages..

VivBraznell
VivBraznell 8 years ago

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Areca_catec...
Wiki text - The seed contains alkaloids such as arecaine and arecoline, which, when chewed, is intoxicating and is also slightly addictive. Areca palms are grown in India, Malaysia, Taiwan and many other Asian countries for their seeds.

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Are they tasty Viv?

VivBraznell
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VivBraznell

Thailand

Spotted on Mar 8, 2012
Submitted on Mar 8, 2012

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