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Dioon edule 'Tamaulipas'
@ Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC

Dioon edule Tamaulipas

Narrow-leaf Mexican Sago Palm

Item #: 9473

Zones: 8a to 10b, possibly colder

Height: 36" tall

Culture: Part Sun

Origin: Mexico

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)

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We have been so thrilled at our success with Dioon edule that we want more folks to try it. This offering represents seed-propagated plants of the variety Dioon edule var. angustifolium from southern Tamaulipas, Mexico. The stiff glaucous-green leaves resemble an old sun-baked vinyl chair after rigor mortis sets in. The fronds typically reach 3-4' in length and often emerge an attractive reddish-bronze. We recommend at least 4-6 hours of sun and well-drained soils for best growth.

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