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Family: ZAMIACEAE 

 Zamia furfuracea
 
  
Author:  Carl Linnaeus Jr. 1789
Family:  Zamiaceae
Habitat:  Mexico
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  25 centimetres
Height:  1,8 meter
Flower:  Cone: Brown
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  Cardboard palm
Synonyms:  Palmifolium furfuraceum, Kuntze 1891. Zamia crassifolia Hort
Got it from:  Roskilde, Danmark
Year:  2005

Some large ones from The Philippines.

 

   This member of the Zamiaceae family was described by Carl Linnaeus Jr. in 1789. It is found in Mexico, growing in a well drained soil with some water and some sun. The stem can grow to 25 centimetres in diameter, the leaves will get 180 centimetres long. It can only be reproduced by seeds from the brown cones of the female plant.