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Major Jenkin's rattan palm
Distribution & Habitat:
Rainforest from E. Himalaya to Indo-China.
An attractive, fine leaved climbing palm with very spiny stems and leaves.
This is a widely used rattan; both for furniture making, as well as for food (the young shoots are edible)
Warm, sheltered, and moist.
Jose M. Zerolo (Figure 1&2)