The Palm Identifier Palm Tree Types Knowledge Base

Palm tree knowledge base

Palm tree identification through palm tree types knowledge base

The Palm Identifier palm tree database holds more than 2800 palm tree species, whose characteristics are continuously maintained and used by the palm identification system. The system therefore makes use of almost all scientifically identified palm tree species. This constantly growing palm tree knowledge base, or Arecaceae family knowledge base, can also be browsed directly.

The knowledge base is divided into groups based on palm leaf types, due to this being the most common feature we can quickly distinguish palm trees. Based on the selected feature, the system will only display palm trees characterised by the given leaf shape.

Please select the leaf shape you are interested in and click the button below to browse the palm tree database.

Pinnate (Feather)


Palmate (Fan)



Simple (Entire)