Plant Database forum: Duplicate entry?

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Name: Lin
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plantladylin
May 22, 2014 10:36 AM CST
I believe these separate database entries are duplicates. Cycas revoluta has common names of Sago Palm, Japanese Sago Palm, King Sago Palm but I don't think there's a cultivar named 'King Palm'. The genus Archontophoenix has a common name of King Palm.

Sago Palm (Cycas revoluta)

Sago Palm (Cycas revoluta 'King Palm')



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eclayne
May 22, 2014 11:49 AM CST

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Thanks for the report Lin. I find no support for a cultivar named 'King Palm' either and I've confirmed your suspicions with a long time collector of Cycads from your state.
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valleylynn
May 23, 2014 7:02 AM CST
Great work Lin and Evan.
Name: Lin
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plantladylin
May 23, 2014 7:29 AM CST
*Blush* I just found it while browsing the database and was pretty sure they were the same plant.
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Calif_Sue
May 23, 2014 8:29 AM CST

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That's how we stumble across most of the errors, while looking for other things. Thumbs up
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Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
Region: United States of America Morning Glories Region: Florida Houseplants Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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plantladylin
May 23, 2014 8:36 AM CST
Green Grin!
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