Dypsis fanjana

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Lowland rainforest, and hillside forests, north-east Madagascar.


A solitary (rarely) or clustering (3-4 stems) sub-canopy palm to 5 m high.


An endangered palm, with less than fifty plants known to exist in its native habitat.


From the description of its habitat, it would probably like moist, well drained sheltered conditions.


The Palms of Madagascar, John Dransfield anf Henk Beentje

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