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Leaves have many different shapes. Simple leaves are not divided into separate sections, and they have one blade. These leaves can have a heart, round, feather, palm, kidney, or other shape. Lobed leaves have indentations, and they might be palm- or feather-shaped. Compound leaves have separate leaflets. Some trees have an even number of leaflets, while others have an odd number.

Today, palm trees can be found growing around the world in a variety of different climates.




Palm trees have been in existence since the dawn of human civilization, the earliest fossilized palms on record dating back nearly 80 million years to the Cretaceous period.


Biology of Palms and Implications for Management in the ..

Palm trees rely on photosynthesis for energy as just about all plant life does. Since palms can only produce one frond at a time, strong growth requires all of the existing fronds to produce the maximum amount of energy. Pruning a palm tree may slow or stop the growth of the tree.


A Tree and Photosynthesis - The Photosynthetic Process


Although there are over 2,500 different types of palm trees, many are becoming endangered.
This is mostly due to the industrialization which is consuming the world.

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Animals native to the area, such as monkeys, lizards, and birds can seek shelter and live in these palm trees protected from the elements.
Palm trees also produce different fruits which benefit both humans and animals.

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Pollination can also be completed by certain insects such as bees, wasps, and beetles.
Habitats of Palm Trees
When palm trees are discussed, they are usually talked about being in some sort of tropical environment.

There are over 2,500 different types of palm trees, ..


Reproduction
Palm trees
can have both
male and
female seeds
when it comes
to reproducing.
The female seed
needs to be
pollinated by
the male seed.
This reproduction process is known as sexual reproduction.
Sexual reproduction
can occur in a few ways if the plant does not have both seeds.

Most plants use the C3 cycle, but palm trees use C4

Photosynthesis is the process of converting light energy into chemical energy.
These specific palm trees that I studied were found in the Destin area of North West Florida.

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I observed the Palm Tree in Waikiki and the Polynesian Cultural Center located on Oahu.
Energy Ecology
Palm trees get their energy from the sun through their leaves.