Friday, June 1, 2018

pinang -

Pinang is a kind of palma that grows in the Pacific, East Asia and Africa region. Pinang is also the name of its fruit traded people. Various regional names include pineung (Aceh), pining (Batak Toba), penang (Md.), Jambe (Sd., Jw.), Bua, ua, wua, pua, fua, hua (various languages in Nusa Tenggara and Maluku) and various other titles.

In English it is known as Betel palm or Betel nut tree, and its scientific name is Areca catechu.