Discussion in 'GENERAL DISCUSSIONS OF PALMS AND CYCADS' started by Moose, Jul 4, 2012.
Zamia vazquezii grouping. Last two are some female cones.
A little Zamia standleyi flushing a new leaf. Caudex measures about 2-1/2".
Zamia loddigesii , first photo of male cones. 2nd two photos are of female cones in the same group planting. Got viable seed last year from these plants. Must be real healthy producing female cones in sucessive years. Last year was the first getting female cones.
Cycas debaoensis , a cycad with plumose leaves.
Lepidozamia peroffskyana , a cycad native to Australia. Grows fast and is a large cycad if given enough water. It native range experiences 67-79 inches annually. Mostly in the summer and fall. Just like South Florida.
The second photo shows a white hairy emerging leaf.
Zamia fairchildiana , a cycad native to Costa Rica. Got this as a seedling last year. It is now budding its third leaf and the caudex has already increased to 1 inch in diameter. Zamia psuedomonticola should be considered a synonym of Zamia fairchildiana according to Loran Whitelock.
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