Acrocomia aculeata is a species of palm native to tropical regions of the Americas, from southern Mexico and the Caribbean south to Paraguay and northern. Acrocomia totai. This large palm from Brazil, Bolivia and Argentina is covered with spines and is best described as ‘interesting’ although, especially from a. North, Central, South. Not a problem species (un-documented). Assessment Status: Complete. Growth Habit. Tree. Origin.
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Posted 18 Oct Shows a cold tolerance of 26 degrees. Genera Palmarum – Evolution and Classification of the Palms.
Sign In Sign Up. Acrocomia totai has a 1. Ill keep looking in the meantime.
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Acrocomia totai – Pacsoa
This one will hold the dead fronds for a long time before shedding. Unfortunately is hard to germinate. Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category acrocoomia is on Wikidata All stub articles. Seems limited to Central and mostly South Florida. Last winter it dropped to 18F for two nights in a row. Have they not produced any yet?
Id be curious for some of these seeds as well the more I looked into them. So – any guesses? In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.
Acrocomia totai Species Information
acrrocomia Started by chris7813 Oct Then again, they weren’t large plants. Perhaps I could plant ten or so along the property line Leaves bases are entire, spiny and have indument.
Great that you are growing this species.
A couple more of his Acrocomia Totai This page was last edited on 11 Novemberat Anecodotally, I heard that there were many growing at Swisher estate in Jax. The seeds take about a year to germinate and the plants are fast growers if given enough water. Rare in cultivation, locally common in the wild.
Acrocomia Acrocomia aculeata Scientific classification Kingdom: And maybe one of the aculeata? Leaf segments glabrous abaxially.
Eric, Faith Bishock has a A. Endocarp is dark brown to black, tootai and mm thick and bears three pores off the equator. There is a variety of Acrocomia, formerly known as A.
This page was last modified Sabal causarium or something else? Fruit are edible, round, and yellow to orange when mature. Fotai from ” http: It has a spiny, black trunk, 10 m. Unfortunately seeds are very hard to germinate and seedlings from wild didnt transplanted well for me.
Yes he has fruiting queens as well Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. But if queen palms can’t make it here I don’t see an acrocomia doing it. What a great palm!!!! Fruit are large, single-seeded, and vary in colour from yellow, to orange, to brown.
Nobody has any seed available. Once you are registered scrocomia can contribute, change, or correct the text, and even add photos on this page. There is a a couple of them about 80 miles south of Jax in Deland FL that survived the s freezes. Clearly, additional study is warranted to resolve the prickly systematic problems in this genus.
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The fruit is a yellowish-green drupe 2. Looks good, I’m glad to here it recovered. As many other palm tree species, every part of Acrocomia totai was and is still used throughout America. Spiny and handsome palm from South America which produces seeds as hard as stones which are not at all easy to germinate.