Panama Hats from Colombia South America. Hand woven in Toquilla Palm, using the same 1.865´s technique--
Carludovica Palmata o Toquilla Palm
"The Panama Hats Palm"
The paIm to weave one Panama Hats, is called Toquilla Palm, but the real name is Carludovica Palmata.
It is a plant from hight temperature, that grow from 1.50 m to 2.50 m, depending of the zone. It has a lot of leaves and beautiful flowers.
It is a widespread neotropical species with no
known threats and robust ecology. it grow close to the rivers extensively cultivated, anywhere and it is uses to weave Panama hats and other products like handbags and adorns.