cabbage palm


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  • noun

Synonyms for cabbage palm

low-growing fan-leaved palm of coastal southern United States having edible leaf buds

West Indian palm with leaf buds that are edible when young

Australian palm with leaf buds that are edible when young

Brazilian palm of genus Euterpe whose leaf buds are eaten like cabbage when young

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Unexpectedly, RPM females did not show a preference between coconut and cabbage palm leaf discs in test A3 (exact p = 0.
A The picture you sent me is not a pineapple, in fact, but a cordyline, the so-called cabbage palm (above), and the crown is a fine display of flowers.
They harvested cabbage palm hearts and coontie (a native cycad) roots, and, where possible on higher ground, they grew corn that they had brought from their homeland.
The man chose a table near the center of the whitewashed cafe's courtyard, which is shaded by three large cabbage palm trees and numerous white umbrellas.
Root bark of Cabbage palm Anthocleista nobilis, found in West African secondary forests, provides a pharmacologically proven remedy for diabetes.
I simply love casting slow-sinking plugs and soft-plastics around the commingled shoreline of mangrove, cypress, cabbage palm and oak.
They obtained both shelter and food from the abundant cabbage palm trees.
The cabbage palm, Cordyline australis, is popular today, used as an accent subject in seasonal bedding schemes and containers, says Mclndoe, deputy managing director of Hillier Garden Centres and coauthor of the latest in the Hillier book series, Planting With Trees.
The cabbage palm, Cordyline australis, is used as an accent subject in seasonal bedding schemes and containers, says McIndoe, deputy managing director of Hillier Garden Centres and co-author of the latest in the Hillier book series, Planting With Trees.
Cabbage palm (Cordyline australis) - growing to 2m or so, the stems are crowned with palm-like tufts of long, spear-shaped leaves.
At that time the Sabal, also known as the cabbage palm, was thriving in wild coastal and inland groves.
A good bet for a container is Cordyline australis Purpurea,otherwise known as the New Zealand cabbage palm, which gives a wonderful architectural effect and a tropical feel to help create the impression of a warmer climate.
Only closer examination shows the trees to be cabbage palm, coconut and banana trees.
The Turner River Unit in Big Cypress WMA is a great place to target spring gobblers, especially the cabbage palm flats in the northern end.