Genera and species of monocots


Culms, up to 7 m tall, simple, without ramifications. Leaves linear-elliptic, 2-10 cm long, briefly petiolate, with a membranous ligule and a rigid apex. Flowers grouped in dense panicles. Fruit a wrinkled caryopse. — Fl. 8. A hapaxantic species: the plant dies after having bloomed. Flowering occurs in intervals of several years.


Palm Wine Coastal Cordillera Cabbage Tree Dense Panicle Phoenix Canariensis 
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