The fan-palm (Licuala) which grows in such numbers in the lower levels did not come under my notice above this elevation.
fan-palm, a name sometimes given to the talipot palm or Corўpha umbraculifĕra, a native of Ceylon and Malabar.
Hot-houses for delicate plants are hardly needed in winter, and the fan-palm flourishes as it does at Singapore.
The beach was lined with the areca, or fan-palm tree, from which the well-known liquor called toddy is procured.
Above rustled the mimosa, the fan-palm, and the feathery pippala, Buddha's tree.
At the first fan-palm Blake stopped to gather a number of leaves, for their palm-leaf hats were now cracked and broken.
Here and there rose a fan-palm and a banyan, and the wood-oil tree was at home on rocky ground.