Syagrus orinocensis

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Figure 1. S. orinocensis at Palmetum de Tenerife



Cocos orinocensis, Syagrus stenopetala, Syagrus allenii

Common Names:


Distribution & Habitat:

Rainforest from Colombia to Venezuela.


A very attractive, tall, solitary palm with strongly recurved leaves.


Sunny, moist, but well drained position.

(Canary Islands).

Figure 2. S. orinocensis lower trunk detail.
Figure 3. S. orinocensis inflorescence

Contributed by:

Jose M. Zerolo (Figure 1,2&3)

External Links:

Kew, PalmWeb, JSTOR, Trebrown

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