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Butia:
Butia bonetti
Butia capitata
Butia capitata
Butia catarinensis
Butia eriospatha
Butia paraguayensis
Butia X Jubaea
Butia X Syagrus
Butia yatay

Butia capitata

Common name: var. Lax Leaf Butia
Native to: Uruguay
Mature height: 20'
Mature spread: 12'
Growth Habit: solitary
Leaf type: pinnate
Butia capitata

photo by: Hugh Danaher
Ed and Janet Noffsinger Garden
Santa Cruz

Description:




This species in the garden:
Growth rate: slow
Sunlight: full sun
Water: moderate but regular
Cold Tolerance: 15 F
Seed or plant availability: scarce




 
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