Coconut trees are very useful because they have various parts which can be utilized for various purposes. This article provides useful information about the parts of coconut tree and its uses. In fact, its fruit alone has many uses in the field medicine and cosmetics. There have been numerous studies which proved that it is truly a “tree of life”. There are many products which can be utilized using this tree. These products can be used for various purposes like commercial, domestic, and industrial.Coconut tree belongs to the palm family called the family of Arecaceae. There are actually 2 types of this tree of life, these are the tall and dwarf. This is usually found on tropical areas or countries around the world like Philippines, India, Hawaii, and other. All the parts of coconut tree are all useful.
USES OF DIFFERENT PARTS
* Coconut Roots can be use for beverage, dye stuff, and medicine purposes. * Coconut Trunk uses for buildings parts. Out of the Coconut Trunk, handy and durable wood is obtained to make various pieces of furniture and novelty items. Paper pulp can also be extracted from the trunk. * Coconut Shell, a part of Coconut Fruit produce items such as handicrafts items, charcoal for cooking, and many more. * Coconut Husk also a part of Coconut Fruit is also used to obtain Coir. An elastic fiber used for rope, matting, and coarse cloth. * Coconut Leaves for thatch and Puso.
Coconut Leaves produce good quality of paper pulp, midrib brooms, hats and mats, fruit trays, fans, midrib decors, lamp shades, bag, and utility roof materials. In a provincial City of Cebu, Coconut Leaves are used to wrap white rice called Puso. * Coconut Spathe and Guinit can produce helmets, caps, “bakya” straps, and handbags. * Coconut Inflorescence is also used to produce Coconut Juice, Coconut Toddy or Tuba. The fermented juice is the common alcoholic drink in the coconut region. Other products out of the Coconut Tree’s inflorescence are gin and vinegar. An important part of the Coconut Tree is the Coconut Fruit which is considered as a functional food. Coconut Fruit deserves its own page due to the broad uses it serves us but below are a summary of its benefits.
Coconut Meat is a good source of protein and an effective natural laxative. It is also a source of other products such as coco flour, desiccated coconut, coco milk, coco chips, candies, latik, copra, and animal feeds. Also used as a main ingredient for salad and other sweet delicacies. Coconut Water – are used mostly for re-hydration and kidney cleansing. Read more about Coconut Water Benefits. Researchers are even still doing on going study on different products that can be produce on Coconut Water to aid us. Nowadays, Coconut Oil is more popularly used for its benefits for the skin, hair, and face. It’s extracted from copra and notable for its anti microbial properties.
Coconuts are a prehistoric plant that scientists believe either came from the South Pacific around what is now New Guinea. Because of their water resistance, coconuts were able to stay afloat over the ocean. They can be found all over the Pacific, the Indian Ocean regions and Africa. In later years, sailors and explorers spread the growth of coconuts even farther by taking the seed (yes, it is a seed – not a fruit or a nut) with them for food. The sailors aboard Vasco de Gama’s ships gave the coconut its name. They called it “Coco”, named after a grimacing face or hobgoblin. The brown, hairy husk and three face-like dimples made them think the seed looked like a sort of spirit. When the “coco” came to England, the suffix of nut was added and that’s how the name came about.
“What is the most useful tree in the world?”
“Well, my answer is definitely a coconut tree”.
Coconut is a fruit of the coconut palm tree, its trunk is one to two feet in diameter. It has not branches but carries a crown leaves and its leaves are like a feather with many segments. Coconut tree grows wild on tropical seacoasts, and is cultivated in moist, frost-free
climates, it is abundant in some Southeast Asian countries. Coconut trees are very useful because they have lots of parts which can be utilized for various purposes like commercial, domestic, and industrial, … Firstly, the trunk of the tree can be used for holding up houses as a beam even after the whole tree is dead. There are many houses in fact that are built on these strong trunks of the coconut trees. Secondly, the leaves of the tree are used to thatch roofs and to make hats, baskets, and fans. Indeed, young leaf shoots may be eaten as salad. Thirdly, the coconut’s shell is polished and ornamented into various fancy items like accessories, souvenirs and it also be used as fuel.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Fourthly, the roots of coconut are commonly used in beverages and medicine. These roots are used for dye, tooth brush, and mouth wash. Moreover, the coconut itself has many uses. The nut has many different uses like animal feeds, flower, milk, chips, copra, candies, salad, and other sweet delicacies. The oil produced from the meat is useful in skin, hair and massage. The water inside coconut is the purest and it helps to balance the electrolytes in our bodies. This is a refreshing drink that makes a person feel good on drinking. These are some of the interesting uses that are got out of the coconut tree. This is the reason for this plant being grown in many households and also in various farms. “Do you know what people call the coconut tree is?”</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">“It‘s the tree of life”.<br /> I just want to thank it_ the tree of life. Fortunately, we have coconut trees.</p>