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Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Brahea armataBlue Hesper Palm, Blue Fan Palm, Mexican Blue PalmArecaceae or Palmae 10
Brahea dulcisApak PalmArecaceae or Palmae 10
Brahea edulisGuadalupe Palm,Arecaceae or Palmae 10
Butia capitataJelly Palm, South american jelly palmArecaceae or PalmaeCocos capitata. C. coronata.20
Ceroxylon alpinumWax PalmArecaceae or Palmae 10
Ceroxylon quindiuenseWax PalmArecaceae or Palmae 10
Ceroxylon utileWax PalmArecaceae or Palmae 10
Chamaerops humilisDwarf Fan Palm, European fan palm, Hair Palm, Mediterranean Fan PalmArecaceae or Palmae 20
Jubaea chilensisChilean Wine Palm, Chile cocopalmArecaceae or PalmaeJ. spectabilis. Cocos chilensis30
Livistona australisCabbage Palm, Australian Palm, Gippsland PalmArecaceae or PalmaeL. inermis. Corypha australis.20
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