Scientific Name: Caryota mitis Lour.

Family Name: Arecaceae


Rapid growth is a well-known characteristic of Caryota mitis, particularly in tropical and subtropical regions. It can grow to a height of at least 25 feet (7.6 meters) under the right circumstances.

Different portions of the fishtail palm are utilized for customary uses in its native regions. For instance, the sap can be tapped for a variety of uses, and the leaves are occasionally used to thatch.

Although it needs a warm, humid environment to flourish, fishtail palms are generally thought to be low-maintenance plants. It can withstand a variety of lighting situations, including full sun and partial shade.