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Family: ZAMIACEAE 

 Encephalartos lanatus
 
  
Author:  Otto Stapf & Joseph Burtt Davy 1926
Family:  Zamiaceae
Habitat:  Transvaal, South Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  30 centimetres
Height:  2 meters
Cones M: Red. F. Yellow
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  Woolly Cycad, Clifants River Cycad
Synonyms:  -
This member of the Zamiaceae family was described by Otto Stapf & Joseph Burtt Davy in 1926. It is found in the Transvaal Province of South Africa, growing in a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow to 30 centimetres in diameter and two meters long. The female cone is yellow, the male cone red.

Latin lanatus: woolly