The Sago Palm tree is a food source for people who live in Maluku, Indonesia. Inside the trunk is very soft starchy tissue used for making sago porridge, a common staple in the area. It provides medicinal benefits such as digestive health and strengthens bone mineral density.
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Cycas revoluta are in the family Cycadaceae, also known as Cycads, and is not a true palm.
Cycads date as far back as 280 million years!
Cycads can survive in different habitats: tropical rainforests, deserts, swamps, sandy and rocky areas.