Carludovica Palmata o Toquilla Palm

Carludovica Palmata

"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.

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