ZAMIA FERN FACTS
Map is from The Atlas of Living Australia web site, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
The Zamia Fern is a cycad with smooth edged leaves growing straight from the underground tuber with about seven branches on mature leaf. The individual leaflets are in bipinnate arrangement around the stem. The fruit is pineapple shaped cone, with green -purple oval seeds.
subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests
north-east Queensland coast and ranges
Height: to 1.5m
seed. large plants can be divided
|Common Name:||Zamia Fern|