Kutai Timur Early Yielding Sugar Palm Variety

The Kutai Timur early yielding sugar palm variety is included in the 13 food crops commodity varieties and medicinal crops released by the Indonesian Center for Estate Crops Research and Development (ICECRD) in 2011.

The potential seed production per tree seed is around 4000 pieces. This crop is resistant to pests and diseases, the development area is on dry land wet season, shallow ground water, and 1000 – 1500 mm rainfall per year with dry month less than six months.