Genera – Areca, Caryota, Oncosperma

Areca catechu , Family-Arecaceae , Common name-Puwak පුවක් , Origin-Introduced , Habit-Small tree , Ecology-Cultivated, Wet ,Comment-Nut is used with betel chewing, Reference-.

22-01-1p

Caryota urens , Family-Arecaceae , Common name-Kitul කිතුල් , Origin-Native , Habit-Small tree , Ecology-Rain forest, lower montane, int subcanopy ,Comment-Flower used to make palm sugar and treacle., Reference-.

22-04-2

Oncosperma fasciculatum , Family-Arecaceae , Common name-Katukitul, කටුකිතුල් , Origin-Endemic , Habit-Small tree , Ecology-RF ,Comment-Thorns on the trunk, Reference-.

22-14-1p

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