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Euterpe:
Euterpe edulis

Euterpe edulis

Common name: Cabbage Palm
Native to: Brazil
Mature height: 15 feet
Mature spread: 10 foot
Growth Habit: solitary
Leaf type: pinnate
Euterpe edulis

photo by: Dennis Valdez
Jim Denz Garden
Los Altos

Description:

A moderately recent introduction into cultivation and growing successfully in some private Northern California gardens.


This species in the garden:
Growth rate: slow
Sunlight: gradual to full Sun
Water: keep moist
Cold Tolerance: 25 F
Seed or plant availability: limited




 
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