The European Palm Society Palm Database

IntroductionButiamarmorii

Butia marmorii

Genus: Butia
Species: marmorii
Common Name: unknown
Country Of Origin: Paraguay
Possible height/width: up to 40cm
Soil Preference: Sandy
Preferred Aspect: Full sun
Minimum Temp: unknown
Seed tips:

Seeds sprout in 2-3 months (see odorata for germination tips)

General comments:

Described by L. Noblick in 2006. Grassy Butia. Subterranean trunk. Short leaves.Thick peduncolar bract. Purple fruits and spherical seeds.

 

 

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