Coconut Tree

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INTRODUCTION
Coconut trees are very useful because they have various parts which can be utilized for various purposes. This article provides useful information about the parts of coconut tree and its uses. In fact, its fruit alone has many uses in the field medicine and cosmetics. There have been numerous studies which proved that it is truly a "tree of life". There are many products which can be utilized using this tree. These products can be used for various purposes like commercial, domestic, and industrial.Coconut tree belongs to the palm family called the family of Arecaceae. There are actually 2 types of this tree of life, these are the tall and dwarf. This is usually found on tropical areas or countries around the world like Philippines, India, Hawaii, and other. All the parts of coconut tree are all useful. USES OF DIFFERENT PARTS

* Coconut Roots can be use for beverage, dye stuff, and medicine purposes. * Coconut Trunk uses for buildings parts. Out of the Coconut Trunk, handy and durable wood is obtained to make various pieces of furniture and novelty items. Paper pulp can also be extracted from the trunk. * Coconut Shell, a part of Coconut Fruit produce items such as handicrafts items, charcoal for cooking, and many more. * Coconut Husk also a part of Coconut Fruit is also used to obtain Coir. An elastic fiber used for rope, matting, and coarse cloth. * Coconut Leaves for thatch and Puso.

Coconut Leaves produce good quality of paper pulp, midrib brooms, hats and mats, fruit trays, fans, midrib decors, lamp shades, bag, and utility roof materials. In a provincial City of Cebu, Coconut Leaves are used to wrap white rice called Puso. * Coconut Spathe and Guinit can produce helmets, caps, "bakya" straps, and handbags. * Coconut Inflorescence is also used to produce Coconut Juice, Coconut Toddy or Tuba. The fermented juice is the common alcoholic drink in the coconut region. Other products out of the Coconut Tree's inflorescence are...
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