Basselinia sordida

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Rain and cloud forest from south-west central to north-west central New Caledonia.


Medium sized emergant palm, to about 12m. It has very dark, glossy leaves.



Very rarely cultivated.

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Figure 2.

Contributed by:

Rolf Kyburz,

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