Pinanga copelandii

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Pinanga (pih-NAHN-gah)
copelandii (kohp-lahnd'-ee)
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Pinanga copelandii @ Lundkvist Garden, Hawaii.
Scientific Classification
Genus: Pinanga (pih-NAHN-gah)
Species:
copelandii (kohp-lahnd'-ee)
Synonyms
None set.
Native Continent
Asia
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Morphology
Habit: Solitary
Leaf type: Pinnate
Culture
Survivability index
Common names
None.

Habitat and Distribution

Philippines.

Pinanga copelandii fruit @ Lundkvist Garden, Hawaii.

Description

Culture

Comments and Curiosities

"Phillipine solitary pinnate species with some mottling of the leaves and a rose-cololred crownshaft usually with a prominent bulge near the base. Rare in cultivation." (Geoff Stein) Editing by edric.

A beautiful, mid-sized Pinanga native to the Philippines with a slender stem, a maroon crownshaft and a dense crown of arching leaves with wide leaflets. In cultivation it is best suited to tropical climates. (RPS.com)

External Links

References

Phonetic spelling of Latin names by edric.

Special thanks to Geoff Stein, (Palmbob) for his hundreds of photos.

Special thanks to Palmweb.org, Dr. John Dransfield, Dr. Bill Baker & team, for their volumes of information and photos.

Glossary of Palm Terms; Based on the glossary in Dransfield, J., N.W. Uhl, C.B. Asmussen-Lange, W.J. Baker, M.M. Harley & C.E. Lewis. 2008. Genera Palmarum - Evolution and Classification of the Palms. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. All images copyright of the artists and photographers (see images for credits).

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