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Chamaedorea:
Chamaedorea cataractarum
Chamaedorea costaricana
Chamaedorea elegans
Chamaedorea ernesti-augusti
Chamaedorea fragrans
Chamaedorea glaucifolia
Chamaedorea graminifolia
Chamaedorea hooperiana
Chamaedorea klotzchiana
Chamaedorea metallica
Chamaedorea microspadix
Chamaedorea oblongata
Chamaedorea oreophila
Chamaedorea plumosa
Chamaedorea pochutlensis x graminifolia
Chamaedorea radicalis
Chamaedorea seifrizii
Chamaedorea stolonifera
Chamaedorea tepejilote

Chamaedorea graminifolia

Common name: Xiat Palm
Native to: Guatemala
Mature height: 15'
Mature spread: 5'
Growth Habit: solitary
Leaf type: pinnate
Chamaedorea graminifolia

photo by: Dennis Valdez
Lakeside Palmetum
Oakland

Description:

The connon name xiat is (pronounced chit),


This species in the garden:
Growth rate: slow
Sunlight: moderate sun
Water: keep moist
Cold Tolerance: 30 F
Seed or plant availability: rare




 
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