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Family: NOLINACEAE 

 Beaucarnea gracilis
 
    
Author:  Charles Lemaire 1861
Family:  Nolinaceae
Habitat:  Tehuacan Valley, Mexico
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  2,5 meters
Height:  7 meters
Flower:  Crème
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Dasylirion gracile J.F.Macbr. 1918. Nolina gracilis  Cif. & Giacom 1950
   This member of the Nolinaceae family was first described by Charles Lemaire in 1861. It is found in Tehuacan Valley, Mexico. It prefers well-drained soil with little water and lots of sun. Old plants form a stem up to two and a half meters in diameter. The small flowers are crème.