Elaeis guineensis Jacq. 146

African oil palm, Oil palm, Macaw-fat
Elaeis guineensis Flower
flower
Elaeis guineensis Leaf
leaf
Elaeis guineensis Fruit
fruit
Elaeis guineensis Bark
bark
Elaeis guineensis Habit
habit
Elaeis guineensis Other
other
Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
French Polynesia
Family
Arecaceae
Genus
Elaeis
Species
Elaeis guineensis Jacq.
Common name(s)
  • African oil palm
  • Oil palm
  • Macaw-fat
IUCN Red List
LC
Least concern
Population trend: Unknown
Uses
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • ornamental
  • FOOD
    • beverage base
    • fruits
    • oil / fat
    • vegetable
  • FUEL
    • substitute oil / alcohol
  • MATERIAL
    • beads
    • fiber
    • lipids
  • MEDICINE
    • folklore
Phenology

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