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Last Updated: 30th May 2024

Which is the largest leaf in the world

Raphia regalis

Similar to the above, one might ask: What is the smallest leaf on the planet?


How big can the leaves grow? These can grow to a height of 100-110m with leaves ranging between 10 and 30cm.

This is not all. What tree also has the largest leaves?

The Palm Trees with the Largest Leaves. These palm trees are part of the Raphia family. The crown goes to Raphia royalis, which is native in some African countries. Each leaf can be as long as 80 feet in length and up to 10 feet taller than other trees.

What is the name of the largest plants?

Rafflesia arnoldii is commonly known as the corpse lily. It is a species in the parasitic genus Rafflesia. It is known for being the largest single flower on Earth.