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Asked in Botany or Plant Biology, Coconut
Does coconut reproduce sexually?
No. Coconuts grow on palm trees; the process by which they come into being does not involve sexual relations-- it involves pollenation. The palm trees on which the coconuts grow can ultimately produce between 30 and 70 coconuts. (By the way, despite the name, a coconut is a fruit; it is not a nut.) ...
Asked in Coconut
Do coconuts grow on trees?
Yes. Coconuts grow on trees. Coconut Palm trees grow in the tropics usually near sea shores. Coconuts are the seeds of the coconut tree. Coconuts can float and if they fall into water can survive over a month before they wash up on shore. That way they can spread from one shore to another. Coconut trees can tolerate frost but can not tolerate hard freezes. ...
Asked in Palm Trees
Do berries grow on palm trees?
No they do not, well if you look closely at a palm tree, they do look as though they carry berries, but really it's the seeds that grow on the palm tree.They do although look like grapes in a bunch. I am pretty sure they don't. One kind grows coconuts and I know you can get palm oil, but berries don't grow on palm trees. ...