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Calyptrocalyx multifidus

Family Name: Arecaceae (Palmae)
Semi Shade Moderate Water Palm


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Classifications and Characteristics

Plant Division Angiosperms (Flowering Seed Plants)
Plant Growth Form Palm


Native Distribution New Guinea
Native Habitat Terrestrial
Preferred Climate Zone Tropical
Local Conservation Status Non-native

Plant Care and Propagation

Light Preference Semi-Shade
Water Preference Moderate Water
Plant Growth Rate Moderate


Master ID 34200
Species ID 8613
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Species record last updated on: 04 August 2022.