- Scientific name: Cyrtostachys renda,red sealing wax palm, lipstick palm.
- Place of origin: Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia.
- Description: These palms have bright red crown shafts and leaf sheaths. Leaves are pinnate; white flower clusters of both sexes turn into black ovoid fruits.
- Grow best: In sandy, well-draining soil but water drenched soil, in bright sunlight and adequate watering. Propagation by seeds and stem suckers.
- Use: Ornamental.