Coconut | Latin Name: Cocos nucifera | Family: Palmaceae | Extraction: Cold Pressed & Solvent Extraction | Plant Part: Inside flesh of the nut
Coconut carrier is almost completely clear to white in colour. when the solid coconut is fractioned a clear liquid oil is a result. It has an easily recognisable and pleasant odour.
This palm tree is of very great commercial significance, however, the origin of the plant is actually unknown. It is believed to have spread from the Indian Ocean to Malaysia and Polynesia. When the tree is fully grown at 30 years it produces about 80 nuts a year but some can produce up to 200.