Valle de Mai – a Côco de Mar plantation on Praslin, The Seychelles

The coco-de-mer is endemic to the Seychelles and grows naturally on the islands of Curieuse and Praslin. It it the only dioecious palm in the Seychelles with the male and female flowers located on separate plants. This plant also holds two botanical records; for having the world’s largest and heaviest seed at 17 kilograms or more and for having the largest… [click to read more]

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