The most important materials for basketry are palm leaf and grass. Culms of reeds are used for the production of mattings, stools, table and screens.
|date palm (Phoenix dactylifera)||ordinary reed (Phragmites communis) culms and leaves were used||Cyperus papyrus - mainly the culm is used||Juncus rigidus|
|dom palm (Hyphaene thebaica)||Arunda donax||Cyperus alopecuroides||Juncus acutus|
|Saccharum spontaneum||Cyperus articulatus|
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