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Areca vestiaria

Classification

Order: Arecales
   Family: Arecaceae
            Genus: Areca
                        Specie: Areca vestiaria

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 10-20 ft (3-6 m)

Cultivation: Permanently moist soil in a sheltered position

Features: Orange crown shaft bearing 5 ft (1.5 m) fronds

Uses: Containers Sheltered tropical gardens Conservatory plant

Zones: 11-12

Description: Native to Sulawesi and the Molucca islands of Indonesia, this palm rapidly became popular among collectors because of its striking orange crownshaft. It is multi-stemmed, with gray trunks about 4 in (10 cm) in diameter and 10?20 ft (3?6 m) tall, their bas

Growth Habit: Multi-stemmed with crowns of fronds

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