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Latania loddigesii
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Latania loddigesii

Family: Arecaceae    Palm Tree

Common Name: Blue Latan Palm

Scientific Synonymy:
Cleophora loddigesii, Chamaerops excelsior, Latania glaucophylla, Cleophora dendriformis

Common Synonymy:
Blue latan, Silver latan palm. French: Latanier bleu. German: Blaue Latanpalme, Lataniapalme, Latanpalme, Latan-Palme, Mauritiuspalme

Cold Hardiness Zone: 10a     View the UK and US zone maps

Latania loddigesii Information

Dioecious. Hybridising freely with other Latania species. Solitary trunk, up to 8 m (26 ft) tall.

General Information:
Coastal savannah and hillsides, Mascarene Islands.


Native to

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Distribution Information currently being revised!

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