EPPO Global Database

Borassodendron machadonis(BDXMA)

Code created in: 2010-08-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BDXMA
  • Preferred name: Borassodendron machadonis
  • Authority: (Ridley) Beccari


Native to Indochina (Myanmar, Thailand), Malesia (Malaya). Rare and threatened in the wild. Cultivated as an ornamental.

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Borassus machadonis Ridley

Common names
Name Language
borassodendron palm English
Machado's palm English
Malayan giant fan palm English
Elefantenpalme German
борассодендрон Russian