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Pritchardia spp.

Origin: Endemic
Conservation Status: At Risk or No Status depending on species
A single trunked fan palm from 25-60 feet. Each island has one or more unique species of this palm. It is also found naturally throughout the Pacific as far as Rapa Nui (Easter Island). Fronds are used in thatching and woven for mats, papale (hats), and other uses. Loulu means “umbrella”.

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