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Chamaerops excelsior, Latania glaucophylla
Blue Latan Palm
Distribution & Habitat:
Open forest on the Mascarene Island of Round Island.
A very attractive solitary, blue leaved fan palm, to about 8m tall.
Sunny, moist, but well drained position. Tolerates full sun from a very young age. A very tough and adaptable plant. The easiest to grow of the Latanias
Ffeuillade (Figure 1&3)
Wal (Figure 2)