Pinanga dicksonii

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Figure 1. P. dicksonii leaves


Common Names:


Distribution & Habitat:

Native to the Andaman Islands in India.


Pinnate leaved clumping palm to about 5m with green stems and yellow crownshafts.


One of the hardiest and most cold-tolerant Pinanga's. Requires a semi-shaded or shaded position with regular water.

Figure 2. P. dicksonii trunks
Figure 3. P. dicksonii trunk close-up

Contributed by:

Luke Nancarrow
(Text and Figure 1,2&3)

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