Cycas riuminiana

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Figure 1. Male cone of C. riuminiana


Common Names:



The Philippines


A medium sized cycad up to 5m tall, with numerous leaves to about 2.4m long.


This species was named after the president of the Moscow Horticultural Society, Riumin, and described in 1863 from plants cultivated in Moscow and Leningrad.


Warm, sheltered, and moist.

Figure 2. Female cone of C. riuminiana.

Contributed by:

Gary Beaumont

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