Heterospathe barfodii

Family: Arecaceae    Palm Tree

Common Name: None known

Scientific Synonymy:
Heterospathe glauca

Cold Hardiness Zone: 11     View the UK and US zone maps

A newly discovered species from the area of Milne Bay, along the dirt road Kabawawa highway, Papua New Guinea. Differs from other Heterospathe in having a distinct crownshaft, infrafoliar inflorescences, and persitent prophyll. This species has been in cultivation for some time but unrecognised.

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