Genera – Borassus, Corypha, Nypa

Borassus flabellifer , Family-Arecaceae , Common name-Palmyrah, Tal, Panai, තල් , Origin-Native , Habit-Small tree , Ecology-Dry North, East ,Comment-Many parts of the tree are used., Reference-.


Corypha umbraculifera , Family-Arecaceae , Common name-Talipot, thala, thalapath, තල, තලපත් , Origin-Native , Habit-Large tree , Ecology-Wet, in ,Comment-Flowers at the top of the tree and the tree dies thereafter., Reference-D&F 14;46


Nypa fruticans , Family-Arecaceae , Common name-Gin pol, ගින්පොල් , Origin-Native , Habit-Small tree , Ecology-Riverine ,Comment-Mangrove and estuary., Reference-.


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