Mountain Cabbage Palm (Euterpe precatoria)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10b +1.7 °C (35 °F) to +4.4 °C (40 °F)
Plant Height: 10 to 65 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Edible Parts: Leaves
Eating Methods: Raw

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Gorgeous palm tree in Brazil.. by bonitin Nov 1, 2011 5:52 AM 6

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