Prickly Cycad (Encephalartos altensteinii)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Plant Height: 13-16 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Conservation status: Vulnerable (VU)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Vulnerable

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