Cycas riuminiana

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Figure 1. Male cone of C. riuminiana

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Common Names:

None

Habitat:

The Philippines

Description:

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

General:

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

Culture:

Warm, sheltered, and moist.


Figure 2. Female cone of C. riuminiana.


Contributed by:

Gary Beaumont

External Links:

Cycad Pages, IUCN, JSTOR, Trebrown

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