Plant ID forum: I am trying to identify this fernlike plant

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witelite
Mar 16, 2018 5:29 AM CST
I am trying to identify this fernlike plant as per photo attached. No one in office where I saw it knows what is or where it came from.
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Name: Daisy I
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DaisyI
Mar 16, 2018 10:08 AM CST
Welcome!

Its a ZZ Plant. They are popular in offices because they thrive on neglect.
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Name: Karen
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plantmanager
Mar 16, 2018 11:00 AM CST
Here it is in our database:
ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia)
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kniphofia
Mar 16, 2018 11:00 AM CST
Yes Zamioculcas Zamifolia - wonderful and tough!
Name: Porkpal
Richmond, TX
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porkpal
Mar 16, 2018 1:34 PM CST
Sounds like my kind of plant!
Porkpal
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Mar 16, 2018 2:25 PM CST
If you try to take good care of ZZ's, they reward you by dropping dead. Smiling
Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and proclaiming...."WOW What a Ride!!" -Mark Frost

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Name: Porkpal
Richmond, TX
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porkpal
Mar 16, 2018 2:56 PM CST
Not a problem here...
Porkpal

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