EPPO Global Database

Roystonea oleracea(ROYOL)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ROYOL
  • Preferred name: Roystonea oleracea
  • Authority: (Jacquin) Cook

Notes

Caribbean, Colombia, Venezuela. Much planted as an ornamental palm


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Oreodoxa oleracea (Jacquin) von Martius

Common names
Name Language
cabbage palm English
Caribbean royal palm English
South American royal palm English
Kohlpalme German
palmier gru-gru French
palma real Spanish
yagua Spanish (CL)