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corypha umbraculifera pamplemousses botanical garden general view also known as talipot

The long process of flowering and growing fruit uses up all the trees food reserves which it had accumulated in its trunk over its long life span. So as the Talipot Palm is monocarpic, which means ?Ǩ?once fruiting?Ǩ, right after the flowering process is over, it dies.

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