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Encephalartos altensteinii Lehm.
Nov. Stirp. Pug. [Lehmann] 6: 11 1834

Encephalartos altensteinii Photo by: Josef Cycad Perner
Cycad Cones in Joe's Cycad Gardens. Female. There are one to five greenish-yellow cones up to fifty centimetres long, the female scales covered with protuberances. The cones are poisonous to humans. The seeds are scarlet and up to four centimetres long.


See all synonyms of Encephalartos altensteinii

Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Eastern Cape Cycad, Eastern Cape giant cycad, Bread tree, Breadtree, Bread tree cycad
AFRIKAANS (Afrikaans): Oos-Kaapse reusebroodboom, Broodboom
CZECH (Čeština): Píchoš Altensteinův
PERSIAN (فارسی): سرخس نخلی نان
RUSSIAN (Русский): Энцефалартос Алтенштейна, Энцефаляртос Альтенштейна
SPANISH (Español): Cica espinosa
ZULU (isiZulu): uJobane

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