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Beaucarnea recurvata f. variegata


Accepted Scientific Name: Beaucarnea recurvata
Ill. Hort. Misc.: 59 1861.

Beaucarnea recurvata f. variegata Photo by: Forest Starr & Kim Starr


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Accepted name in llifle Database:
Beaucarnea recurvata Lem.
Ill. Hort. Misc.: 59 1861.
Synonymy: 8

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Beaucarnea recurvata group

  • Beaucarnea recurvata Lem.: is a dioecious succulent tree up to 9 m tall with a swollen base tappering up to a slender trunk that ends in a head of green and recurving foliage. Distribution: south-eastern Mexico.
  • Beaucarnea recurvata f. variegata: has dark green leaves margined with cream coloured edges.

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