Chamaedorea frondosa

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Figure 1. C. frondosa seedling.

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Conservation Status:

Unknown

Distribution & Habitat:

Endemic to cool, wet cloud forest areas of Honduras.

Description:

A small shade loving palm to 0.7m high, with long, narrow, simple leaves.

General:

Only discovered in 1995.

Culture:

Cool, sheltered, and moist. Quite fast growing.


Figure 2. C. frondosa adult plants


Contributed by:

Colin Wilson (Figure 1)
Ian Edwards (Figure 2)

External Links:

Kew, PalmWeb, eMonocot, JSTOR, Trebrown

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