Distribution & Habitat:
Rainforest of Mexico, and Central America.
A small, solitary palm to about 2m, (tho very rarely taller than 1m in cultivation), with wide, deeply notched, entire leaves.
Warm, sheltered, and moist.
Figure 1. C. tenella
Figure 2. C. tenella in flower.
Contributed by: Jason Cox (Figure 1) Ian Edwards (Figure 2)
For further information try VPE PALM