ZAMIA PALM FACTS
Map is from The Atlas of Living Australia web site, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
The Zamia Palm is a relatively small cycad with a crown of twelve to thirty glossy green leaves. The fronds are 1.2 m to 2.2 m long and slightly keeled. Each frond has about 92 to 50 leaflets which are about 23cm to 48cm long and 1cm wide. The cycad seed cones are barrel-shaped and 30cm, to 40cm long and 10cm to 15cm in diameter.
grows as an under-storey plant in Jarrah forest.
propagation is from seed
south western parts of Western Australia
|Common Name:||Zamia Palm|
Relatives in same Genus