Alas Purwo National Park

Alas Purwo National Park is one of the representative type of lowland rain forest ecosystem in Java. Unique and endemic plants in the Park are Sawo Kecik (Manilkara kauki) and bamboo manggong (Gigantochloa manggong). Other plants are ketapan (Terminalia cattapa), nyamplung (Calophyllum inophyllum), kepuh  (Sterculia foetida), keben (Barringtonia asiatica), and 13 species of bamboo. Alas Read More …