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"Tropical Beach" Top 5 Page for this destination Saint Austell Things to Do Tip by freya_heaven

Saint Austell Things to Do: 59 reviews and 95 photos

  Eden palms
by freya_heaven
 
 

A tropical beach in the south seas maybe, NO its the Palms area! (~_~)

The various different palms have a huge range of uses by humans, not just dates & coconuts etc. More importantly we get products such a rope, Palm oil, which is used in hair & cleaning products, processed foods, cooking oil. Plus for the local people the stems & leaves provide, shelter, roofs, floor coverings. The trunks can be made in to boats & give support to buildings.

A very adaptable plant!

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  • Written Aug 29, 2004
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