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Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve

CountrySeychelles
Date of Inscription1983
CategoryNatural Sites
UNESCOhttp://whc.unesco.org/en/list/261

In the heart of the small island of Praslin, the reserve has the vestiges of a natural palm forest preserved in almost its original state. The famous coco de mer , from a palm-tree once believed to grow in the depths of the sea, is the largest seed in the plant kingdom.

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