Flora

Flora

ITS–The extract of Oil Palm is well known as an export commodity in Indonesia. Its scientific name is Elaeis guineensis, and it belongs to the Arecaceae family. This plant originated in Cape Guinea in West Africa. Today the ...

ITS–The tobacco plant is popularly known as a commodity plant. It is native to the South America. Almost every adult in the world knows the product of this herb, in the form of cigarettes and cigars. In some ...

ITS–The Pineapple (Ananas comosus) is a wide spread tropical fruit. It originated in the tropical areas of South America. The Pineapple belongs to the Bromeliaceae family. The plant is a biennial or perennial herb. It grows 50 to ...

ITS–There is no plant as well known to people as the coffee plant. The tribes of Ethiopia first used the seeds of this plant to make medicine and food before they developed it as a beverage. This plant ...

ITS–The bark of this export commodityplant contains latex. Latex is a very important material for making tires, gloves, balls, and so on. The Rubber plant is native to Brasilia, South America. The plant’s scientific name is Hevea brasiliensis, ...

ITS–Rice is the main source of the food in many tropical countries, including Indonesia. Rice’s scientific name is Oryzasativa, and it belongs to the Gramineae family. This plant is much like grass. It grows about 50-120 cm high. ...

ITS–The Nibung is a Slender Palm tree living in coastal areas. This plant originated in Indochina and other South East Asian countries, including Indonesia. The plant always grows in groups. One group consists of more than 10 trees ...

ITS–The Matoa is a large deciduous tree native to continental Asia, but today this plant has spread to other tropical countries. This plant’s scientific name is Pometiapinnata, and it belongs to the Sapindaceae family. The plant can reach ...

ITS–Morus macruora, or the Andalas Tree, is known as pohonandalasin the Indonesian language.  It is found only in the West Java province and the southern part of the province of West Sumatra. The Minang ethnic group in West ...

ITS–This species’ botanical name is Eucalyptus urophylla (S.T. Blake: and it belongs to the Myrtaceae family. Some taxonomists make no distinction between this species and the two others of the same family: Eucalyptus alba or Eucalyptus decaisneana. The ...