Chamaedorea plumosa

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Figure 1. C. plumosa

Contents

Synonymy:

None

Common Names:

None

Distribution:

Southern Mexico

Habitat:

Rainforest

Description:

A small to medium sized solitary palm, with plumose leaves, and thin leaflets.

General:

Culture:

Light shade, moist, but well drained position. One of the most cold tolerant of the Chamaedoreas.


Figure 2. C. plumosa
Figure 3. C. plumosa leaflet close-up
Figure 4. C. plumosa inflorescence.
Figure 5. C. plumosa infructescence.


Contributed by:

Ian Edwards

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