The coconut tree (Cocos nucifera) is a member of the family Arecaceae (palm
family) and the only accepted species in the genus Cocos. The term coconut can
The name coconut is derived from 16th century Portuguese sailors who thought
the 3 small holes on the coconut shell resembled the human face so dubbed the
Learn more about coconut nutrition facts, health benefits, healthy recipes, and
other fun facts to enrich your diet.
Feb 15, 2013 ... Found across much of the tropic and subtropic area, the coconut is known for its
great versatility as seen in the many domestic, commercial, and ...
May 8, 2016 ... For today's Did You Know we will look at Coconut fun facts such as falling
coconuts kill 150 people every year; 10x the number of people killed ...
Mar 13, 2012 ... Coconut is a tree found commonly in tropical areas. Tender coconut fruit and
water are popular throughout the world. Coconut water revitalizes ...
(Everyday Mysteries: Fun Science Facts from the Library of Congress) ... A
coconut, and all drupes, have three layers: the exocarp (outer layer), the
Nov 21, 2013 ... Coconut and facts - 10 cool facts about coconuts: coconut oil, Coconut Monkeys,
Coconut Palace, The Art Of The Coconut, Coconut - Fuel and ...
Sep 6, 2013 ... Coconut Facts: Coconut oil, water, and milk can be found all over your local
grocery store, but the coconut has many more uses!
The coconut palm (Cocos nucifera) is among the most extensively used trees
worldwide and strongly associated with tropical landscapes. This plant, hardy in ...