Family: Arecaceae Palm Tree
Common Name: None known
Cold Hardiness Zone: 9b View the UK and US zone maps
Stems solitary, to 15 m tall and 15 cm diameter, with stilt roots to 30 cm long. Leaves 4-7, with a prominent grey crownshaft; leaflets 22-43 per side, undivided, regularily arranged, pendulous. Inflorescences with 5-17 at each node; fruits ellipsoid, 1.7-1.8 cm long, brownish; endosperm homogenous.
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Native to, Colombia, Ecuador
Eastern Andean slopes, rain forest at 1100-1500 m elevation.
Location: Colombia, Ecuador (1.211335°N, -76.596680°E)
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