Dypsis lutescens var. 'glauscens'

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Dypsis (DIP-sis)
lutescens (loo-TEHS-senz)
var. 'glauscens'
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Madagascar. Photo by Phil Arrowsmith.
Scientific Classification
Genus: Dypsis (DIP-sis)
Species:
lutescens (loo-TEHS-senz)
var. 'glauscens'
Synonyms
None set.
Native Continent
Africa
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Morphology
Habit: Clustering
Leaf type: Pinnate
Culture
Survivability index
Common names
None.

Habitat and Distribution

Dypsis lutescens is found in East Madagascar and La Réunion. On littoral forest or heath vegetation
Habitat, Madagascar. Photo by Phil Arrowsmith.
on white sand, also on rock; persists in secondary growth and may be locally common. Alt. 5-35 m.

Description

Culture

Comments and Curiosities


External Links

References

Phonetic spelling of Latin names by edric.

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Glossary of Palm Terms; Based on the glossary in Dransfield, J., N.W. Uhl, C.B. Asmussen-Lange, W.J. Baker, M.M. Harley & C.E. Lewis. 2008. Genera Palmarum - Evolution and Classification of the Palms. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. All images copyright of the artists and photographers (see images for credits).
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